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How can I help my child best manage their screen time?
As devices are becoming a larger part of families lives and there is no sign that this is going to ...
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My child has been negatively affected by something they’ve seen online- what do I do?
If your child has been negatively affected by something they’ve seen or done online, our expert panellists offer step by step ...
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How can I help my child to think critically to protect them against extremist influences?
How can parents counter the narrative and encourage ‘critical thinking’ when it comes to protecting children against extremist influences (on ...
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Can violent video games encourage my child to be aggressive?
A recent study from the Royal Society suggests that playing violent video games does not cause teenagers to be aggressive. ...
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What is online consent and how can I discuss this with my child?
Asking permission before sharing an image or being aware of what it means when accepting certain terms and conditions is ...
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In the age of social media, how can I help my child maintain a positive body image?
A study of over 5,000 girls aged between 10 to 17 in 14 countries found that more than half of ...
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How can I encourage my child to report something if they believe a friend is self-harming?
If your child is worried or concerned that a friend is harming themselves or considering taking there own life, it ...
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How can I help my child manage their friendships online safely?
Whether it’s adding to their streak on Snapchat or catching up with friends on Facetime, social media has changed the ...
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Does banning smartphones in schools improve children’s development?
According to our recent research, only one in 10 parents think phones should be used in the classroom. As the ...
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What is ‘gaming addiction’ and how can you prevent children from developing it?
As gaming addiction has officially been recognised by the World Health Organisation as a mental health condition, we ask our ...
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Is social media an obstacle to my child’s mental health?
If you’d like to understand how you can help your child manage their life on social media and limit any ...
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How are people targeted by far right groups online?
Far right extremism is a growing problem online and is influencing young people’s perceptions and belief of the wider world. ...
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What steps can I take if my child has sent a nude?
If your child has sent a nude, what steps should you take and what support can you expect from local ...
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