By Katherine McFarlane, Registered Psychologist. Starting school is a big transition not just for children but for the whole family. This article details strategies that can support your family during this transition period. Every child’s strengths and experiences are different, so you may find some strategies more relatable than others. A strengths-based approach would start by Read more

Starting School

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Getting your child reading for 'big school' How can parents make the transition easier? The transition to ‘big’ school is one of the major challenges children have to face in the early childhood years. It is a time of stress and anxiety as well as excitement and enjoyment. For parents this transition may also cause some anxious moments as another adult becomes Read more