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

Raising happy siblings

Bickering, pushing and shoving between siblings is inevitable. If you’re looking for advice on how to handle those tricky sibling dynamics, Dr Laura Markham has just released her new book, Calm Parents,
23 mins

How exercise can help you cope after having a baby

Health and exercise is often a low priority for (new) parents. You can be tired, exhausted and busy looking after a new little life.  But getting active can help you…
11 mins

Child Protection Week – abuse, neglect and what to look out for

Child abuse, it can be a difficult subject to discuss but an important one. This week is Child Protection Week and in this episode we talk about how to tell…
19 mins

How men cope with the transition to fatherhood‏

Parenting has changed a lot in just one generation. The role of fathers in particular has undergone a metamorphis In today's age most people see both mums and dads as being…
16 mins

How Nia Ellis fought post natal depression

Nia Ellis bravely dealt with post natal depression after giving birth to her second child Hear her talk about how she recognised the symptoms and how she received help from…
19 mins

Child free by choice

When you're a parent it can be difficult to imagine life without children. Sometimes it feels like you're speaking a different language to your child-free friends This is one woman's…
18 mins