Toddler & Child

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Toddlers are delightful, messy, challenging and amazing. We explore what makes our toddlers tick, and talk to the best experts and educators to help us all raise happy and healthy kids.

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Catch up on the latest Toddler & Child segments

Explaining racism to children when you're part of a religious minority

What happens when you’re part of a religious minority, and that minority is often in the headlines, being blamed for atrocities half way around the world What do you do…
12 mins

Autism series. #2. What is autism?

Autism is estimated to affect every 1 in 100 Australians, yet if you suspect your child might be autistic it can be a long, confusing and emotional road to diagnosis…
12 mins

Dealing with eczema and allergies

Mariam Ali's son was just 4 months old when he was diagnosed with severe eczema After he moved on to solids she discovered that he was allergic to dairy, eggs…
15 mins

Sleep safety for Red Nose Day

Education and awareness has been crucial in reducing the rates of Sudden Infant Death Sydrome in Australia, but despite this, babies are still dying Red Nose Day is this Friday…
16 mins

Toddler tantrums

If you have a child over 2, chances are you’ve experienced a tantrum.  These melt downs can happen anywhere, any time for seemingly any reason. Dealing with tantrums is all…
10 mins

Fostering hope in children

In this episode positive psychologist and Kidspot expert, Dr Justin Coulson, has some interesting ideas about fostering hope in children GUEST: Dr Justin Coulson, Positive Psychologist WEBSITE: Kidspot - Dr…
7 mins