Media Wrap-up

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Posted on by Leonardo Rocker (Quirky Kid Staff)

The Quirky Kid Clinic provides the media with commentary and advice on child, adolescent and family related issues.

Below is the list of articles and segments we have been contributing over the last few months.

  • Reporter Tanya Paolucci from the Illawarra Mercury discuss with Kimberley  the importance of ‘extra curricular’ activities for the mental and physical development of babies and toddlers.
  • Evelyn Yamine from The Sunday Telegraph discussed ‘back to school blues’ and children social skills’ with Kimberley O;Brien.
  • Host Red Symonds from 774 ABC Melbourne discussed with Kimberley ‘Children and Television’ and media usage.
  • Harry Ledowsky  on ‘Thursday morning radio show on FM99.3,  discussed “children’s social skills being stunted by screen addiction” with Kimberley.
  • SMH reporter Stephanie Gardiner discussed the many incidents involving adolescent boys  and investigated what fuels risk taking behavior in adolescence.
  • Woolworth Baby and Toddler club spoke with Kimberley and Quirky Kid about toddlers milestones. The article is full of useful information and advise for parents. There was a follow up articles well about 3 to 4 years old toddlers.
  • Julie Tyers contacted us for an article for Practical Parenting Magazine about ‘bringing up your children when you do not have support’.
  • Jennifer Moron discussed with Kimberley about  issues concerning children’s attachments to dummies, blankets and toys for the Australian Family Magazine
  • SMH report Amy McNeile discusses peer pressure with Kimberley after a tragic accident in the US.

There are lots other interviews and we will be trying to upload it here once they are out. You can contact us on 02 9362 9297 to schedule an interview.

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