Children feel worried or nervous in a new situation if they think something bad might happen or if they feel they won’t be able to handle the situation.
Parental views have a big impact on the decisions that children make - so let's help mums and dads support their daughters in STEM careers.
Teaching your kids core principles about sexuality and consent early can help them navigate the gray areas of adulthood.
Touchscreen technologies have made it easy for children as young as four to go online. Here are some things to teach them about how to be safe on the internet.
A picky eater need not ruin dinner and drive parents crazy. Two nutrition experts offer simple strategies for happier and healthier family mealtimes.
Negative experiences in mainstream schools have harmful long-term effects on pupils with autism spectrum conditions.
From collecting bugs to using math apps, there are many ways parents can engage in STEM activities with their kids to support their learning.
Parents killing their children is uncommon, but there are some risk factors around the crime such as mental illness, previous abuse and domestic violence.
A new psychological intervention can help any parents - even those crippled by fear and self-blame - to become powerful recovery coaches to children with eating disorders.
Inequality across the domestic sphere – housework and parenting – jeopardises relationship quality.
New research shows that families in Japan and the US struggle in very similar ways with how technology is affecting their lives, their relationships and each other.
Parents can cause privacy problems by oversharing their child's pictures online.
Parental well-being is being adversely affected by baby advice which isn't backed by evidence.
Dreading math class as you head back into school? Never fear: Try these tips from famed mathematician George Pólya.
Studies suggest that, even when we go to bed alone, the company we keep by day may determine how well we sleep at night.
And yet it's still technically legal in the UK.
Parents' DNA try to manipulate one another in a bid to shape junior in their mould.
As the first days of school approach rapidly, an educational psychologist offers strategies for combating anxiety in children and teens.
Having a newborn can be rough, whether you're a mom or a dad. New research ties men's testosterone to their postpartum depression – with some surprising upsides for their partners.
This year's changes to GCSE grades means results cannot be compared with those of previous years.