Helpline: Getting rid of dummies, managing tantrums and defiant children

In our first show back for 2021 we are joined by Mothercraft nurse Chris Minogue as we tackle the challenges parents are facing. On this episode those challenges include:A four-year-old with poor sleeping habits (and no consistency at dad's place)A two-and-a-half-year-old who is not napping at all (and getting very cranky as a result)How to get rid of a two-year-old's much-loved dummyA six-and-a-half-month-old who won't sleep at night without a breastfeedHow to get a nine-month-old back into their own bed after a bout of illness (when they were in bed with their parents)A four-month-old who is rolling onto their tummy (but can't roll back)A fifteen-month-old who has started tantrums (and doesn't seem to stop)A three-month-old who doesn't seem to like other peopleHow to wean a two-year-old off their final breast feedHow to manage a defiant four-year-oldHow to wean a six-month-old off dummy dependence will be back next week. You can contact us by doing any of the following: Email us at, ask your question during the Babyology Facebook live on Monday from AEDT 11:30am, leave your question in our Babyology Helpline Facebook group. Can’t wait that long? Book in a one-on-one session with a Parent School expertHelplineSee for privacy information.

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