Developing a growth mindset in your child

Helping your child to believe they can achieve with effort and hard work will help them when they start primary school. Clinical Psychologist Dr Hazel Harrison has some top tips to help you begin.

Hazel's tips

  • Encourage your child when they are faced with a challenge.

  • Learn from mistakes and move on in a positive way.

  • If your child is frustrated when completing a task, use the word ‘yet’ – ‘you can’t do it yet’.

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