Fun, everyday activities parents can do with their child.
Parentworks is an online parenting program for children aged 2-16 years. It helps parents manage child behaviour (tantrums, aggression). It specifically mentions it is father-friendly. Developed by: Professor Mark Dadds and co at University of Sydney. To learn more, visit parentworks.org.au/ To participate in the program, and their research trial, click here or visit parentworks.org.au/#/register … Continue reading Parentworks
Karitane, a NSW based government-funded agency, is delivering internet delivered Parent Child Interaction Therapy (I-PCIT) to toddlers and pre-schoolers with disruptive behaviour. Access the resource here: https://karitane.com.au/internet-parent-child-interaction-therapy. Parents need an online referral from ANY health professional. I-PCIT is based on the widely researched parent-child interaction therapy. PCIT is normally delivered to families who attend a … Continue reading Telehealth Parent-Child Interaction Therapy by Karitane (rural NSW only)
The CDC have a BMI calculator (available in metric) that also tells you the child's percentile. It uses CDC centile and is available for girls and boys 2-19 years old. https://www.cdc.gov/healthyweight/bmi/calculator.html Cost: free Platform: website Developer: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Recommended by Louise Baur, at the NBPSA conference 2019. I'm not aware of any evidence for the following digital resources, but they are based on evidence-based strategies. Healthy Kids - NSW government website Includes a brilliant single page, A4 printout on 8 strategies to keep or obtain a healthy weight (click here to access the … Continue reading Resources to tackle obesity (and overweight)