Sue's Parenting Blog

If you’re looking for parenting help and advice from someone who really understands the challenges raising kids can bring, then you’re in the right place. With over 25 years experience working with children and having raised two kids of her own, Sue really knows how to make positive changes in any family.

Regularly featured on ITV’s This Morning and many other TV and radio shows, her advice is much sought after due to her positive, guilt-free attitude and effective solutions. The Sue Atkins Parenting Blog is where Sue shares some of her best advice to help you raise confident, resilient, independent kids. With new posts featured every few days you’ll always find something new, interesting and relevant to read.

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7th July 2024
How Technology Can Help Prepare Children for Eco-Friendly Careers   On ‘Navigating the Digital Jungle with Sue Atkins and Friends’ podcast we talk about all...
7th July 2024
In an era where technology evolves at a breakneck pace, the traditional pathways to career readiness are being transformed. Today’s children are growing up surrounded...
3rd July 2024
An increasing number of parents are keen for their children to join Scouts CREDIT: Scouts/SWNS I was speaking with Ben Kentish on LBC Radio about the...
2nd July 2024
In today’s digital age, where smartphones, tablets, and computers are integral to our daily routines, balancing technology use within the family can be challenging. Family...
1st July 2024
    Well maybe I’m naive and late to the party but I’ve just learnt about Click Farms Take a look at the video &...
1st July 2024
I met up with some old  pals from University recently that I hadn’t seen for many years  & over lunch we got chatting about politics...
27th June 2024
My kids are 2 years apart and get all so well. It makes my soul sing. They laugh at the same things, share jokes I...
25th June 2024
In an age where digital technology is omnipresent, the internet has become an inescapable part of daily life, especially for the younger generation. Boys, in...
23rd June 2024
Since reading the really interesting interview with Keir Starmer by Josh Glancy in the Sunday Times The Times I began to think about how I...
22nd June 2024
I’m  sharing this thought provoking article in it’s  entirety as it’s so thought provoking from The Child Mind Institute  You probably saw that funny old...
16th June 2024
          I have been working with a lovely 9 year old boy who has always found it a bit of a...
15th June 2024
What can I do if my child doesn’t want to talk about being bullied? Creating a safe space to talk Most children tend to blame...
15th June 2024
I write a lot about smartphones & my new podcast Navigating the Digital Jungle with Sue Atkins and Friends is all about conversations around handling...
13th June 2024
‘It’s me, hi, I’m the problem, it’s me’ I love Taylor Swift & she’s taking the UK by storm & my daughter is going to...
10th June 2024
  I was recently invited on to BBC Radio Scotland to talk about #sextortion Talking to your kids about sextortion is a delicate but essential...