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  • India’s most comprehensive parenting portal, with excerpts from ParentEdge – India’s leading parenting magazine

Travelling with Children

Google “Travel with Children” and all that will pop up is an information overload about what precautions you can take while travelling with children, or children-friendly places, or...

The Strength in Supportive Therapy

Children evaluated in the developmental paediatrics department are guided to a multidisciplinary therapeutic environment that usually involves one or more of these—physiotherapy, occupational...

Is your Child Really Depressed?

This blog post has been contributed by Guest Blogger Tarang Sinha, who also blogs at www.tarangsinha.blogspot.in. Recently, one of my family friends called me and said, “I am sending Manali (Her 17...

Encouraging problem-solving and creative thinking in children

I have a friend in Australia. When we met some time ago, he told me about his daughter and her school. I was fascinated by the story he told me about how they teach arithmetic to the kids. Homework...

Help your Child Identify Sexual Abuse

Child sexual abuse is a heinous crime, and it becomes the duty of society, community, parent, school and teacher to safeguard a young child whose ability to communicate may be limited. A neglected...

Entertaining Kids for Free

This blog post has been reposted, with permission, from Bril’s blog (http://brilindia.com/blog/). A trip to the mall is always met with applause by children in a typical 20th century household.And...

Why I cried today – Child Sexual Abuse

I live in Bangalore and on 17th July 2014, the newspapers, online new media and TV channels were full of a rape of a 6-year old school girl inside the premises of a school of high repute. This...

Importance of Choosing the Right Curriculum and Subjects in Grades 9 – 12

While I typically meet families only somewhere in 10th grade, and many students only “wake up” to the process of thinking about applying to colleges in 11th grade, it is important to note that...

My Experience as Student Editor at ParentEdge

Have you ever pictured yourself as the editor of a magazine, a journalist who is constantly looking around for new things to write about, a photographer, or even an interviewer? I did, and I never...

How to Build your Child’s Confidence – 3 Proven Practical Tips!

In my practice as a psychotherapist and parent coach, one of the parenting concerns I hear often is- ‘my child has no confidence…will she ever change…what should I do?’ The good news...