Are you worried about your child's lack of self-esteem? Do you need to know where to get help and what to do next? YoungMinds is here to support you.
We've put together information about children's self-esteem, especially for parents and carers, with lots of links to organisations who can help. We're also here to listen. If you want to talk to someone in confidence about your worries, you can contact the YoungMinds Parents' Helpline for free. You can call, email or chat to us online – whatever suits you best.
Most children will have dips in self-esteem as they go through different stages or challenges in life, but some struggle to bounce back.
If you think your child has low self-esteem, there are ways you and other adults around them can try and boost their confidence.