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Never show your kids weakness … and other parenting myths, debunked

By Joanna Moorhead

22 Sep 2023 · 10 min read

informed Summary

  1. In ths article, The Guardian asks experts to tackle the big parenting questions of our time. Psychotherapist Stella O’Malley tells the paper that it's not necessarily harmful to post pictures of your children online. However, it's important to be respectful and considerate of their future feelings about these posts.

Don’t post pictures of your children online **

FALSE There’s a difference, says the psychotherapist Stella O’Malley, author of What Your Teen Is Trying to Tell You, between creating interesting content, and being an excessive over-poster – people who are posting almost every day, rather than just on special occasions or when something funny or cute is going on.

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