Underage drinking: How teens can easily buy booze

24 November, 2021 . by Michelle Rose

A boom in online delivery services has made underage drinking easier for teens. So how can parents talk to kids about alcohol risks?


Why is your teen vaping? What every parent should know

16 November, 2021 . by Michelle Rose

Whether it is curiosity, clever marketing, or just wanting to fit in, vaping is on the rise among young people – but how dangerous is it?


Signs your teen may be struggling with the pandemic

30 August, 2021 . by Sarah Fennell

The pandemic is hitting teens and children hard, experts say – so what are the signs to watch out for?


The House of Wellness Radio – Full Show 18th July

18 July, 2021 . by Sarah Fennell
https://www.houseofwellness.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/The-House-of-Wellness-–-Full-Show-Sunday-18th-July-2021-1.mp3   In this week’s episode the team discuss: The increase in psychological distress in Australian teenagers in the past 18 months and what families and schools can do to help....

10 golden rules for parents of teens

5 July, 2021 . by Sarah Fennell

Parenting teenagers can be a minefield. Experts share their top tips for navigating the teen years and guiding kids into a happy, healthy adulthood.


Parenting dilemmas: Should I let my kid go to Schoolies?

14 November, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

School’s almost out for year 12 students – which means it’s time for the celebrations to begin. Here’s how to get through Schoolies Week without major headaches. 


Travelling with teenagers: Your survival guide

22 May, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

Parents and teens on a trip together can be a recipe for a holiday from hell, but the right planning will ensure the whole family has fun. 


How to help kids deal with divorce

10 January, 2019 . by Sarah Fennell

When divorce happens, many parents either give their children too much information or not enough. How do you find a balance?


The good news on kids and social media

17 October, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

We often hear about the downsides of social media for children and teens, however there are two sides to the coin argues Technology Expert Dr Joanne Orlando.


How to help your child through puberty

29 August, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

If you’re dreading your child reaching puberty – or perhaps they already have – these tips will help you through.