What is the Parents Lounge?
Once a month, experts from our Parents Helpline answer your questions on a chosen topic live on Facebook. Joined by mental health professionals or experts in the field, they share their top tips, advice and next steps you can take.
Responding to self-harm
In this session, Jo and Emma from our Parents Helpline talk about how to respond to self-harm and give advice about what parents can do if they think their child is self-harming.
Having Difficult Conversations With Your Child
In this session, Jo, Head of Parent Services and Sarah, Parents Helpline Volunteer, recap their top tips for approaching difficult conversations with your child.
Responding to Teen Behaviour
Jo and Emma from our Parents Helpline discuss teen development, pressures and changes that teenagers are facing, and top tips for supporting your teen when they are displaying challenging behaviour.
Jo and Emma from our Parents Helpline give advice for parents whose children are reluctant or refusing to go to school.
Responding to Anger in Children
Jo and Emma from our Parents Helpline discuss anger, what may be causing your child to be angry and how to respond to it.
Managing Anxiety in Children
Jo and Emma from our Parents Helpline talk about how to recognise signs of anxiety in your child and practical steps you can take to manage it.