Supporting Children

Children need support too during the COVID-19 pandemic. Let mental health practitioners show you how to talk to children about the pandemic, identify signs and symptoms of trauma or distress in children and how to support them.

Help! My Toddler Won’t Listen To Me

Part 2: Creating Supportive Environments For Children, Youth And Families

Part 1: What Is Trauma Responsive Parenting?


Youth Mental Health Campaign by TF

Can Your Children Trust You?

For Our Children, Play Is Serious Business

When Your Child Has A Meltdown

Do You Notice And Affirm Your Child For Doing Good?

What is Self-Awareness?

Supporting Post-Traumatic Growth In Children

Little Children, Big Emotions

What Our Children Need More Of

Navigating “Diagnosis Anxiety”

7 Strategies to Support Children with Special Needs in COVID-19

Building Resilience In Our Children

Think Before You Scar a Child

Parenting School

Childhood Bullying

Parents, Find Your Village

Supportive Listening: How to Respond to a Child after a Crisis

Coping With Trauma – For Teens

The Alarm System That Stays On

Building Resilience through Play

Mindful Moments: Keeping Calm in Stressful Times

Addressing emotional pain: Why we should stop hiding feelings

The Goings-on in My Head: My Parents Are Divorcing!

My Mental Health Podcast: How to Teach Your Child Self-Regulation Skills?

My Mental Health Podcast: What Does Anxiety Look Like in Children?

Trauma in Children with Special Needs

When Your Child Can But Won’t Speak: Selective Mutism

Understanding Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children

Is your Child Spending Too Much Time on their Digital Device?

9 Tips to Build your Child’s Self-Regulation Skills

Understanding Childhood Anxiety Disorders

The Long Shadow of Childhood Trauma

Managing Anxiety in Children

A Little Time Goes a Long Way

How Stressful Times Affect Our Window of Tolerance

Supporting a Child Who is Distressed by COVID-19

A Kid’s Guide to Staying Safe at Home

Keeping our Homes Safe for Our Children

Maintaining Our Children’s Mental Wellness and Addressing Commonly Asked Questions During Covid-19

It’s Story Time! Wagga Learns About COVID-19

It’s Story Time! Wagga Stays at Home

Telltale Signs That Your Child Is Stressed

How to Avoid Passing Your Anxiety on to Your Children

The Battle for Dad and Mum’s Attention

Tips: How to Talk to Your Child and Teenager About Physical Distancing and the “Circuit Breaker”