Spot the Early Signs
As our child enters adolescence, we can expect some changes in their behaviour. Understand what’s typical of teen behaviour and what’s not to provide them the support they need.
The Importance of Sleeping Well
Sleep is essential during the teenage years. Many teens undergoing puberty may experience changes in their sleep. Let’s learn about sleep health and how teenagers can have better sleep!
14 Ways To Boost Your Child's Mental Wellbeing
Praise your child, encourage them to be independent and other parenting tips to improve your child’s mental health!
Parenting Tips: Bonding with Your Teenager
Try these positive parenting strategies to strengthen your parent-child relationship during this time.
Help Your Child Untangle From The Web
Does your child spend long hours in front of the computer or mobile phone? When does it become a problem? And what can you do to help?
Helping Youth Fight Depression
Teen angst is a part of growing up, here's how youths can be better equipped to cope and be well-adjusted.
Learn to Deal with Peer Pressure and the Media Influence
As a parent, you can help your child fend off questionable messages by building his or her self-esteem and coaching your child to be a good judge of his decisions and the consequences
On the Rise: Screen Time and Gaming Addiction
How much screen time is too much for young children? How do you know if your teenager is addicted to video games? Learn more about these trends and what you can do as a parent.
HEALTH AND DENTAL SERVICES
YPDS provides oral health screening for pre-schoolers at some childcare centres, free basic dental services to Primary and Secondary students through school dental clinics and mobile dental clinics; and dental programmes for primary, secondary and ITE students.
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