Parenting experts, parents, doctors, psychologists, counsellors, international coaches, educationists, storytellers, celebrities… Watch exclusive videos of all of them talking to us about caring for children, parenting, their own experiences in raising healthy, confident children. You’ll surely find a tip or two to ace the art of parenting here!
One can never underestimate the importance of storytelling, especially for children. In this engaging and informative interview, storyteller and founder of Kathalaya, Geeta Ramanujam, talks about her journey, the power of stories, and why it’s important for parents to tell stories to their children in today's day and age.
In this enlightening video, Australian parenting expert Maggie Dent explains how boys and girls express themselves differently and why it is important for parents to allow children to figure out things themselves instead of stepping in and correcting them constantly
New York Times bestselling author Dr Tina Bryson, a psychotherapist and the founder/executive director of the center for connection in Pasadena, California, talks about why 'showing up' for your child is important and how it helps build a secure attachment. She also answers questions on her book co-authored with Dr Dan Seigel, 'The Power of Showing Up'
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In this exclusive interview, actor Shreyas Talpade opens up about his experience becoming a father. He also discusses his love for theatre, his new entrepreneurial venture and life under lockdown
In this engaging and informative interview, children’s book author Sonia Mehta speaks in length about her journey writing for children and making the process of learning fun through her books. She talks about her latest books, the impact of the pandemic and how parents all over can encourage children to read and write more.
Caring for a COVID-19 positive child depends on many factors such as the stage and severity of the disease. In this informative video, Dr Vikrant Shah, MD (internal medicine), consultant physician and infectious diseases specialist talks about the different methods of coping with the illness, medications, practices to follow at home and more.
For parents who get infected with COVID-19, caring for children becomes difficult. It requires constant monitoring, not only of the children but the parents as well. In such a scenario, which is the best way forward? Are the children at risk of getting infected? In this informative video, Dr Rajath Athreya, consultant, neonatology and pediatrics, Rainbow Children's Hospital, talks about how to protect children when parents turn COVID-19 positive.
Eshan Hilal is well-known for impressing one and all with his graceful belly moves. Born into a conservative family, his journey to becoming the first male belly dancer of India is nothing short of inspiring. In this video, he talks about his journey, overcoming obstacles and smashing gender stereotypes along the way
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In this video, parenting expert and founder of ParentCircle, Nalina Ramalakshmi talks with the managing director of Sesame Workshop India about the TV show ‘Sesame Street’ and its role in educating preschoolers. They discuss how to help children understand and regulate emotions, the importance of play-based learning, foundational learning and much more
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In this ParentCircle exclusive video, founder Nalina Ramalakshmi talks to Jeo Baby, director of the popular Malayalam movie, 'The Great Indian Kitchen'. Watch this interview where they talk about breaking gender stereotypes, raising children without gender bias and more
In this exclusive video, Dr Denise Pope of Stanford University speaks on how parents can help their children do better in exams. How do you define success for your children? How can you help them do their best in exams? What is the importance of failure? Dr Pope explores all these questions and more in this insightful video
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Jules Trass, French model, popular video creator, and daddy to a beautiful daughter, Paola, shares his vlogging journey, how fatherhood has changed him and his best memory as a parent in this exclusive video
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No one can create comedy out of everyday life situations better than Asit Kumarr Modi. In this video, he talks about the animated version of his much-loved show for kids, 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah'. He also tells us why he loves comedy, children and leading a simple life, what kind of a parent he is, his conversations with his kids and more
It can be overwhelming to deal with the loss of a loved one, but there are healthy ways to cope with it. In this enlightening conversation, Dr Nithya Poornima and Dr Preeti Jacob from NIMHANS talk about ways to help your child manage grief, the importance of doing so and tips for parents to talk to their children about death and loss
Memory skills, just like other skills, can be improved with practice and healthy overall habits. In this video, Squadron Leader Jayasimha, president of the World Memory Sports Council for India, shares his expertise in this subject. He gives easy tips and methods that children can follow to improve their memory skills
In this video, author Jane De Suza speaks at length about her book, ‘When the World Went Dark’. The book is set in the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic that caused much loss and devastation. The author discusses her experience of writing for children, how parents can discuss topics like death and loss with children, and more.
As parents, one of the best things to give our kids is the gift of the written word. Daniel Handler, author, screenwriter, and musician, is well-known for his children’s series “A Series of Unfortunate Events” and “All the Wrong Questions”. In this video, he talks about what parents can do to nurture an interest in reading and creative writing in children
Power struggles often have a big impact on the parent-child bond. In this video, author, teacher and family therapist Susan Stiffelman breaks down parent-child power struggles: how they happen, how to avoid them and how to diffuse them. She also talks about how we can make the best of the pandemic and support our children’s learning during this period