Screen Time For Children

Screen time for children Deb Hopper article Great Health Guide July 2018

  Screen Time for Children By Deb Hopper This article was published in the Great Health Guide digital magazine – GreatHealthGuide.com.au Screen time for children…  It’s one of those tricky topics to deal with from day to day. There are such mixed messages in the media about how much screen time is appropriate, healthy or even

Continue reading »

Helping Kids With Homework (Part 2)

Helping Kids With Homework (Part 2)

Helping Kids With Homework (Part 2) Written by Deb Hopper Published in Download your Printable here: Helping kids with homework. Most children bring varying degrees of homework home as early as Kindergarten through to the end of high school. Encouraging and teaching children how to settle and ground themselves after a full day of learning, can

Continue reading »

Helping Kids with Homework (Part 1)

Helping Kids with Homework (Part 1)

Helping Kids with Homework (Part 1) Written by Deb Hopper Published in Printable PDF Available Below Helping children of all ages settle down and focus on homework after school or on weekends can seem like an impossible task. On week days, children have been concentrating, taking in information for most of the school day and settling

Continue reading »

When Kids Play Too Rough

When Kids Play Too Rough Written by Deb Hopper Published in    Great Health Guide articles available in Audio:   Learning to play and interact with other children or adults is one of the most complex skills that children learn. Play teaches children about developing physical skills and co-ordination, developing cognitive and thinking conception, solving

Continue reading »

What To Do When Kids Don’t Listen

What To Do When Kids Dont Listen

When Kids Dont Listen Written by Deb Hopper Published in Great Health Guide articles available in Audio: How many parents complain that their kids don’t listen to what they are saying? Kids not listening can be very frustrating for parents from day to day. There are many reasons why kids struggle to listen or pretend

Continue reading »

Help #1 Child When #2 Arrives

Help # 1 Child When #2 Arrives Written by Deb Hopper Published in  Great Health Guide articles available in Audio: Printable PDF Available Below. Having a new baby arriving is a time of anticipation and expectation, but for older siblings, it can be a time of being unsettled. This can be seen in the older

Continue reading »

Learning With Games At Home

Learning Games to play at Home - Occupational Therapist - Deb Hopper

Learning with Games at Home Written by Deb Hopper Published in Great Health Guide articles available in Audio: Children naturally love to play games. Play is the ‘occupation’ of children and is how they learn the best. Even though this comes naturally for children, in the past few years TV and other screens (tablet/phone games)

Continue reading »

Helping Hyperactive & Busy Kids

Helping Hyperactive and Busy Kids Written by Deb Hopper Published in Great Health Guide articles available in Audio: Every child has a different base energy level and this can be impacted from day to day depending on how much sleep they had, what is happening at home or school or if their routine has been

Continue reading »

Improving Fine Motor Skills

Improving Fine Motor Skills Written by Deb Hopper Published in Great Health Guide articles available in Audio: CLICK HERE FOR THE AUDIO VERSION: Sometimes it’s the little things in life that make the biggest difference and sometimes the little things in life can be the most difficult. Many children struggle with fine motor skills, or

Continue reading »
Pages:123»