SKIP Strategies with Kids | Information for Parents

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Why listening to your tamariki is so important

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Evidence-based parenting information and resources to support whānau

Videos for whanau

What is a tree parent?

Recognising a child's temperament

Mel talks about how direct eye contact and physical touch works with her son's temperament

Dealing with separation anxiety

neuroscience with babies and children under 5

Top 5 play ideas

SKIP's Vicky Ellison's top 5 play ideas

Coping with crying

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Tip of the week

Throwing tantrums

Tantrums are really common with under-fives - and many parents find them hard to deal with. You won't be able to prevent every tantrum, but there are things you can do to make them less likely. And we've also got tips for keeping your cool when they do happen.

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