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The Parent Practice is regularly invited to give parenting tips and guidance to the press and television about many aspects of parenting in today's world. The Parent Practice specialises in those everyday parenting issues which every family faces and has come up with tried and tested strategies for dealing with them. The Parent Practice is a leading voice on parenting matters in the UK and beyond.

For all press enquiries, please contact Elaine Halligan on 0208 673 3444 or email The Parent Practice.

Here are a wide range of press articles and TV appearance to which we have contributed over the last few years.

Melissa Hood answers a reader's question about her son not trying anything new. 

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Is it really a good idea for your 15-year-old to drink alcohol with you at home? Anna Maxted asks the experts how best to teach your child to drink responsibly....

With contributions from The Parent Practice

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Elaine Halligan provides parents with some top tips for a happy and peaceful family christmas

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Elaine Halligan writes for Smallish Magazine on ways to help your child to find happiness.

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Elaine Halligan contributes to Anna Maxted's article about how to manage the use of screens for you children

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Elaine Halligan provides advice to parents about handing their childrens friendship difficulties and bullying

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Elaine Halligan offers some top tips to Kate and William in this article by Estelle Lee

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Elaine Halligan offers parents' some advice around the area of disciplining other peoples children.

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Melissa Hood answers a reader's question: My child negotiates with me constantly - she says: "I'll clean up my room if I can have iPad time." What can I do?

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Written just after the terrorist attack on Westminster Bridge on 22 March 2017 (sadly the first or what was to be a terrible few months of attacks in the UK), Elaine Halligan's article provides some insights in how parents can equip their children to cope with the emotional shockwaves created by such events.

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