fbpx

Prosody Blog

Prosody is the pitch and tone of the human voice. It is the very essence of connection. Our blog hosts articles and stories dedicated to innovation, research and practice with children and young people.

November 2, 2022

The Big Tree Folk on a Journey

‘The Big Tree Folk on a Journey’ blog article was written by Angela Weller, New Training and Resource Development Lead at Australian Childhood Foundation.  We all embark on journeys in life to explore new places and meet new people. We play with and weave new stories of ourselves into these experiences.  The Big Tree Folk …

Read More
September 30, 2022

Dealing with disruptive parents/carers in a parent group

‘Dealing with disruptive parents/carers in a parent group’ blog article was written by Chris Hutchinson from the Parenting and Early Years Team at Australian Childhood Foundation.   Have you ever had a disruptive parent or carer in your parent group? The longer you are a facilitator the more chance you have of this occurring. Sometimes …

Read More
August 22, 2022

What’s new in Child Safe Practice in Victoria

By Annette Gillespie, National Lead Safeguarding Children Services    The Victorian Child Safe Standards were first introduced by the Commission for Children and Young People in Victoria with seven Standards in January 2016.  A recent review of the Standards resulted in new Standards being added to strengthen child safe practice and align the Standards with …

Read More
July 22, 2022

The power of showing up as a parent

‘The power of showing up as a parent’ blog article was written by Nina Moffatt, Parenting and Early Years Consultant and Therapeutic Specialist at Australian Childhood Foundation.   In the book ‘The Power of Showing Up’, Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson describe showing up as; to bring one’s whole being – your attention …

Read More
July 7, 2022

My healing began when I was safe enough to Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!

‘My healing began when I was safe enough to Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!’ blog article was written by Stacey Dellow, proud Wiradjuri and Wonnarua woman, and Team Leader within our NSW OurSPACE program.   This year the NAIDOC theme “Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!” resonates with my journey as an Aboriginal social …

Read More
June 2, 2022

Dots with Feelings – a resource for feelings exploration

‘Dots with Feelings – a resource for feelings exploration’ blog article was written by Chris Cussen, Senior Advisor – Service Development and Projects Therapeutic Services at Australian Childhood Foundation.   I have to be honest with you, today I am feeling and . My daughter is sitting in the other room as the lone family …

Read More