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Parenting and Child Raising

Covers the raising of disabled children and the parenting of all children by disabled parents and any adapted methods they may use.

How one family’s dream of a service dog came true

A family's journey of obtaining a service dog for their child with seizures, after initial knockbacks.

The Travel System: Disability Considerations

Lessons around disabled parenting - being a parent who is disabled and different techniques used.

13 Reasons Why season 2 could still be problematic, but content...

The series continues to include graphic scenes and confronting issues that are likely to be challenging for some viewers.

Abuse in care versus not in care: we need to tackle...

The proposed Commonwealth redress scheme for victims of child sexual abuse is a first step toward creating a national redress scheme. Should a national scheme result, it will be unlike any other in the world.

What should I do if my child is a cyberbully?

Cyberbullying has become a significant issue for young people learning to navigate a life that is increasingly online.

How benefit sanctions push single parents further from work

Parents are often penalised despite seeking work, caught out by unrealistic expectations from jobcentres and poor administration.

School is not always a safe place for students with disability...

School teachers are struggling to adequately support students with complex needs and school environments allow abuse to occur.

Treating depression to economically empower mothers

In one of the largest psychotherapy trials in the world, researchers have found cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is highly effective in helping mothers with perinatal depression get better, and make smarter economic choices.

Special needs teacher speaks about moment she saved Flight JQ527

A special needs teacher came to the rescue of a child with down syndrome on a Jetstar flight.

If nature is so good for us, why aren’t all public...

It is strange that local authorities aren't making all parks and outdoor areas accessible given the good impact they have on our mental health.