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Selfie aware: redefining beauty one photo at a time

How selfie culture and social media can affect your child’s body confidence – and what you can do about it

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Positive body image: rising to the challenge

Boost body image for children and young people

Lorraine Kelly explains why body image workshops in school can help boost self-esteem

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Resisting the latest appearance trends

Advice for parents on helping your child deal with pressures to look a certain way and body shaming with help from the Dove Self-Esteem Project

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Picky eating: how to help your child eat better

A parent's guide to picky eating: how to help your child be more adventurous with food

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One of a kind: resisting the pressure to conform

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Advice for parents on helping your child cope with peer pressure from the Dove Self-Esteem Project

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Mindfulness in schools: a parent's guide

mindfulness in schools

Schools are turning to mindfulness as a way of helping pupils relax, concentrate, and avoid distractions. But what is it – and could it help your child?

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Look for the good: positive role models

Parent Info has partnered with the Dove Self-Esteem Project to offer parents advice and information to help children and young people build confidence and feel good about themselves. In this article, we look at how teenagers can feel pressur

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If your child is bullied for being LGBTQ+

Homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying is sadly very common in schools. Read Stonewall’s advice on how to help your child if they're on the receiving end AND what to do if your child is among the bullies

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How to talk to your child about mental health, even at primary school

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Three children in every classroom has a diagnosable mental health issue. Read our advice form Place2Be to help your child if they are one of them

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If one sibling has a disability

It can be challenging to manage family life as a parent of children with and without disabilities. Read our advice for parents

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Gangs: signs and how to prevent involvement

Tell-tale signs of gang involvement, and ways to prevent your child getting involved in the first place - advice for parents and carers from th Home Office

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How to have a happy family Christmas

Happy Family Christmas

Advice on making sure you have a harmonious holiday with children and relatives.

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