Nature vs. nurture
Are our children a product of the genes we pass on to them, or the way in which we raise them? Psychologist Dr Ruth Jillings looks at the current thinking and research.
The strong silent type
Some parents may worry that their ‘shy’ child will not fit in, but is a quiet temperament something to worry about or celebrate? Abby Lawrence talks to the experts about embracing quieter personality types.
Raising Confident Kids
We’ve all got an idea of who we would like our kids to become and most parents would place confidence pretty high on the list of desirable traits. We share some expert advice on instilling confidence in your child at every age and stage.
Traditional gender roles
Parents may worry if their child doesn’t fit neatly into their traditional gender role, but should we be more concerned if they do? Greg Roughan asks the experts what’s really best for our children.