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Fear of childbirth

It's normal for women to experience fear before they give birth - but there are things you can do to help manage this. Read this for more information.

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Childhood anxieties and fears

Anxious feelings in children are normal, but some anxiety can last longer. Learn how to help your child overcome their fears and when to seek help.

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Common worries and fears for parents

New parents often worry that they don't know what to do. There are practical ways to deal with the challenges so you can enjoy time with your baby.

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Helping toddlers manage new situations

Toddlers can experience strong emotions like shyness, anxiety and fear when they’re trying new things. Here's how you can help them manage new situations.

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Separation anxiety in children

Separation anxiety in babies and children is a fear of being separated from their parent or carer. Find out what you can do to help your child and when to seek help.

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Supporting kids through a natural disaster

During a natural disaster, such as a flood, storm or bushfire – your child will look to you for support. Learn how you can help them feel safe.

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Antenatal classes

Antenatal classes (or labour and birthing classes) help you prepare for the birth of your baby and how to care for your newborn when you get home.

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Toddlers and lies

Toddlers might lie or fib for a variety for reasons. Learn why your toddler may lie, how to handle it and how you can encourage honesty.

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Parental anxiety in the toddler years

Raising a child aged 1 to 3 can be challenging. It's normal to feel anxious about your toddler and parenting style but if the anxiety doesn't go away, seek help.

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Nightmares and night terrors in children

Find out more about nightmares and night terrors in young children, what you can do to settle your child back to sleep and when to seek further help.

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