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.

Got a topic you’d like covered? Just let Sue know and your question might be answered in the next blog!

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Terrified of Travelling with a Toddler? Here’s my 10 Tips for Keeping a Toddler Busy on a Plane

    I’ve been invited on to do a phone – in on ITV ‘This Morning’ about travelling on holiday with kids. So here are some of my practical tips to help YOU relax! We were on travelling on holiday to South Africa and the little girl […]

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Why is it that when an adult hits a child we call it discipline ?

Building Your Children’s Character Without Smacking Them. I’ve just come off the sofa on ITV ‘Good Morning Britain’ with Jeremy Kyle and Kate Garraway discussing smacking. I felt the pressure of 2 presenters and a lady from a Charity agreeing that it’s OK to smack, tap, […]

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My ITV – ‘This Morning’ Phone – In Dealing With Cyberbullying – tips for Kids and Parents to Prevent and Stop Cyberbullying

  I am doing a phone-in tomorrow on ITV ‘This Morning’ on bullying. Technology means that bullying is no longer limited to school playgrounds, street corners, or on the bus home. Cyberbullying can occur anywhere, even at home, via email, texts, mobile phones, and social media websites […]

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Sue Atkins talks about smacking your children and alternative methods of discipline to Eamonn Holmes on ‘This Morning’

Here’s an interview I did on smacking your children and alternative methods of discipline to Eamonn Holmes & Holly Willougby on ‘This Morning’

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Snapchat – top tips for parents. ‘Mum horrified when daughter tells her about new Snapchat bullying game – but is left proud by her response’

I’ve been asked to appear on ITV ‘This Morning’ to do a phone -in for parents on this story in The Daily Mirror. ‘Mum horrified when daughter tells her about new Snapchat bullying game – but is left proud by her response’ Read the story here Snapchat […]

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Hi I’m Sue Atkins I teach families how to be happier.

  Hi I’m Sue Atkins I teach families how to be happier. I was at a social event at Farleigh Court Golf Club the other day and someone asked me, ‘So, Sue, what do you do?’ I always find this a tricky question to answer as I […]

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‘The Little Dudes’ Skool Survival Guide’ – a great book about bullying written by a kid like you !

Are you a Peacock? Miss Popularity? A Fair Player, Mr Muscles, A Hero or how about possibly and sadly, an Outcast? Fourteen year-old Harrison Sanostri, from High Barnet, has written The Little Dudes’ Skool Survival Guide to help you identify all the different types of kids there are in […]

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Dealing with Bullying – Advice for Children who are being Bullied

    I am appearing on ITV ‘This Morning’ doing a phone- in to help children and families affected by bullying after following the story of Casey Mahon who had her pony tail cut off by the bullies at school. I experienced being bullied myself when I […]

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My Top Tips on ITV ‘This Morning’ for travelling with kids on planes !

  I’m on ITV ‘This Morning’ chatting you through my ‘Top Tips For Travelling On A Plane With Kids’ Travelling with kids isn’t always easy but with a little forward planning you CAN enjoy your trip and relax despite feeling anxious about all the other holiday makers! […]

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Hands on Prince William is a top parent.

I was delighted to see my article on Prince William’s comments about being a Dad in The Sunday Mirror and The Sunday People. Prince William made his comments in a new documentary being aired tomorrow night on ITV to celebrate 40 years of The Prince’s Trust. Ant […]

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My phone – in on ITV This Morning – about The Baby Blogs. Preparing Your Older Child for Your New Arrival

After today’s phone -in on This Morning catch up with all my ideas here – 20 blogs all around Preparing Your Older Child for Your New Arrival. I’d love to hear your ideas & thoughts. Watch my advice on This Morning here => How Are You Coping With […]

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A Parent’s Guide to LGBT and Homophobic Bullying

I am on ITV This Morning discussing same sex families. Bullying can happen to anyone at any age. My bullying diary can be really helpful to keep a record of the bullying that you’ve experienced to show to someone you really trust when you are talking to […]

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Coming up on Friday’s show – me !

Join me tomorrow on ITV ‘This Morning’ to discuss back to school blues and all things around homework to friendships to bullying. Coming up on Friday’s show – me ! http://www.itv.com/thismorning

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