PRP006: Emotional regulation, helicopter parenting, and sleep

Show Notes: Baby Emotion Management – Part 2, Emotional regulation, helicopter parenting, and sleep Your responses impact your child’s ability for emotional regulation and sleep. This episode explores how. I also examine the distinction between being responsive to your child, and helicopter parenting (anticipating and fixing all problems). Links Here …

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PRP005: Baby emotion management – Interpreting Emotions.

Baby Emotion Management

Show Notes: Baby Emotion Management – Part 1, Interpreting emotions This episode explores social referencing. This is where young children look to adults to interpret ambiguous situations or emotions. Particularly, I apply this to the emotions and sensations that babies need to interpret when they are being placed in their …

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Stress in children – Making big problems small and small resources big

Stress in Children Image

When a child feels upset, angry, frustrated, or scared, our response to that emotion transmits an important message. Our response effectively communicates how to think about and deal with problems that are stressful. As children grow, so do their responsibilities and pressures. Learning to face up to these responsibilities and …

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  • Sleep Options Wizard (for 0-5 year olds)

    Take steps towards solving your child’s behavioural sleep issues now. The Sleep Options Wizard (for 0-5 year olds) specialises in addressing bed-time struggles, night-wakings, extended night wakings, waking too early, and transitioning to a bed or a separate room. Suggestions are tailored to your child’s age, your situation, and your family. Answer the Wizard’s questions about your child’s sleep, and your family preferences, and he will give you suggestions on the spot.