Study shows the main threat to same-sex parented children is discrimination

Study shows children raised by same-sex parents do as well as those raised by heterosexual parents Australian review finds main threat to same-sex parented children is discrimination The review of three decades of peer-reviewed research by Melbourne Children’s (sic) found children raised in same-sex-parented families did as well emotionally, socially and educationally as their peers.…

Five ways parents can connect with their children – The Irish Times

Having fun, sharing experiences and talking foster deeply satisfying relationships Having a warm connected relationship with your children is definitely one of the most enjoyable aspects of parenting. Doing fun activities together, sharing experiences and having good conversations all make for creating deeply satisfying relationships between parents and children. Such connected relationships have enormous benefits…

Headbomz – Childline’s new mental health video for under 10’s

Headbomz is part of an awareness-raising campaign from Childline, the ISPCC’s listening service, about the importance of talking about problems. However, some professionals think it is too frightening for vulnerable children, who may take the message literally – that their heads will explode if they don’t talk. “Talking makes us stronger and we’ll keep our heads…