Categories Archives: Guest Authors

Postnatal depression - are fathers at risk?

Posted by iChild, January 15, 2020 5:46 PM
Article Excerpt Image Dr. Mark Winwood is the leading psychological expert at AXA PPP healthcare. He provides helpful advice to support dads and families who may be dealing with postnatal depression. We're grateful to him for sharing his article with iChild.

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Gender stereotypes in sports

Posted by iChild, November 13, 2019 7:06 PM
Article Excerpt Image Do the gender stereotypes attached to certain hobbies effect children's choices? Skatehut conducted a survey, and we're grateful to them for sharing the results with iChild.

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Every Parent’s a Winner

Posted by iChild, October 30, 2019 11:01 AM
Article Excerpt Image In light of recent research, revealing the pressure many parents feel from social media to be the 'perfect parent', Haliborange teamed up with Susie Verrill and Greg Rutherford on the 'Every Parent's a Winner' campaign. We're grateful for their offer of this excellent blog.

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Helping children with a stammer

Posted by iChild, October 23, 2019 1:42 PM
Article Excerpt Image Sue Cottrell (author of Can I tell you about Stammering? Jessica Kingsley Publishers) shares her experience of supporting children and young people who stammer. 22nd October was International Stammering Awareness Day, but this blog certainly has relevance every day.

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Virgin Media Christmas Stars Competition

Posted by iChild, October 16, 2019 10:25 AM
Article Excerpt Image iChild is proud to be working with Virgin Media on the Christmas Stars 2019 competition. The Virgin Media team shares their journey in bringing this sparkling competition to life.

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BABY born Soft Touch – the adorable, lifelike baby doll

Posted by iChild, October 09, 2019 5:51 PM
Article Excerpt Image BABY born Soft Touch is the perfect doll to encourage children’s emotional development. The creators of this adorable doll share the story of how BABY born was developed.

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How to teach children about money

Posted by iChild, September 18, 2019 12:49 PM
Article Excerpt Image Charlotte Baldwin (operations manager at IQ Cards, a fundraising company which supports schools to raise funds) shares her top tips for teaching children about looking after money.

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Perfect kids' packed lunch

Posted by iChild, September 04, 2019 6:48 PM
Article Excerpt Image The founder of Brain Food, has offerered us a selection of great ideas and information for packed lunches - especially helpful as children return to school!

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Pregnancy and the eyes

Posted by iChild, June 19, 2019 2:45 PM
Article Excerpt Image Many women experience problems with vision during pregnancy and after birth. Sona Thakerar, McOptom and sports vision practitioner, talks through some of the symptoms and offers advice to manage any problem.

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Creating the World’s Next Generation of Engineers

Posted by iChild, June 12, 2019 1:07 PM
Article Excerpt Image Tanya Howden, Learning Experience Designer for Robotical, shares her passionate belief in the importance of training the next generation of engineers. Along with a range of helpful suggestions and advice.

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