How to recognise depression in young kids

Sure, your kid cries a little bit more than your best friend’s cool, calm and capable primary schooler. But when is it time to step up the level of concern and call in an expert? If you’ve got even a subtle inkling that your little one has a big black cloud over their head and heart, click on this link to an article on Fatherly.com below to find a way forward.

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Communicating with your child

The most powerful way to engage with your child on a daily basis is to shift your communication gear from ‘transactional' to 'interactional’.

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Help your child learn how to win and lose well

Whether in team or individual sports, or in other competitive arenas, children (and adults!) need to learn how to win or lose well. How you as a father or father figure behave will help guide your child’s response.