Parents & Carers

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Parents and carers are the foundation of any family. After all, to look after kids, you need to look after yourself too. Kinderling Conversation brings you the latest info and friendly advice, as well as exploring the raft of issues facing modern parents.

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Catch up on the latest Parents & Carers segments

What it's like to have a baby who can't hear you

All Australian babies have their hearing tested at birth, but few expect that they will come back with profound hearing loss Josh Ryan and his wife Michelle welcomed their second…
12 mins

How babies change your brain

Having a child can profoundly affect your life – but how do those changes change your brain? Is baby brain real Dr Sneha Wadhwani takes us through the psychological changes…
8 mins

Contraceptives and family planning with Dr Sneha Wadhwani

You'd think that after having your first, second or even third child you'd have the contraceptive game locked down, right?  Dr Sneha Wadhwani is a GP who specialises in women's…
13 mins

You're not my real mum: The love that goes into finding a child's birth mother

When you adopt a child from another country, how important is it to be able to trace their birth family The Federal Government has put it low on their list…
17 mins

Why do we work? (especially after children)

Yes we work for the financial reward, but Prue Gilbert from Grace Papers says that when you connect with the deeper meaning of what connects you to your work, you…
11 mins

Why mums need to reconnect with their creativity

Anna Kellerman is the founder of Mama Creatives, and she’s on a mission to get mums back in touch with their creativity. Anna says we don’t need to be…
16 mins