Don’t let a defiant teenager walk all over you. Learn the Talking to Teens™ system and get your power back.

It starts with understanding the unconscious psychology that causes your teen to act out. Behavior problems happen when teenagers use the wrong strategies to meet their needs.

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The perfect words for every kind of parent-teen situation

We can tell you exactly what to say to your teenager based on our proprietary personality assessment! Take the free quiz to get personalized recommendations for dealing with your teen.

Put a Stop to Defiance and Deviance

Get control of a rebellious teen with skills like Empathic Confrontation and Mediated Catharsis. Word-for-word scripts.

End Lying and Repair Broken Trust

Need to repair broken trust quickly and rebuild a more open and honest relationship? We can show you exactly what to say.

Prevent or Reduce Alcohol / Drug Use

Whether your teen is already using drugs and alcohol or not, we’ll teach you what to say for the proven best results.

Set Up Barriers for Dating and Sex

For teens who are already sexually active or for teens who haven’t started dating, we’ll help you prepare for the sex talks.

Get Control of Technology

The research is clear that parents need to set and enforce technology limits. We can show you how to do it effectively.

Motivate Your Teen for Success

It can be hard to get teens excited and engaged in life, but we have techniques for helping them find motivation to achieve.


The Talking to Teens™ System

Developed by award-winning parent-teen researcher Andy Earle, this is the first-ever comprehensive psychological approach specifically designed to help parents understand and fix all forms of teenage behavior problems. It is only available here.


This podcast has the “cheat codes” to your next parenting challenge

Whether you need to negotiate your teen’s curfew, tell them to lay off drugs, forbid them from seeing a friend, get them to open up about bullying, or set limits surrounding social media, we’ve got answers on the podcast. We’ve had bestselling authors, professors, therapists, parenting experts, even the lead hostage negotiator for the FBI.


This book tells you exactly what to say in any parent-teen situation

With over 200 pages of word-for-word parenting scripts, this book can be your secret weapon next time you have no idea what to say to your teenager. Carefully pulled from our interviews with parenting experts, these scripts are organized based on the situations you would use them in.


Start getting the love, respect, and obedience you deserve from your teenager in a single conversation.

Meet Our Team

Andy, Izzy, and Virginia all met on the same day in September, 2013 in a screenwriting class at Loyola Marymount University. Today, the same passion for storytelling that brought us together is evident in every podcast episode and course we produce! We’re lucky to add podcast expert Joey Fischground to the team this last year.

Isidor Pollak

Operations & Finance

A  producer and content development expert, Isidor is also the Creative Director for LA startup Genies HQ.

Andy Earle

Research & Content

A parent-teen researcher and blogger, Andy also writes for bestselling author Oren Klaff.

Virginia Combs

Marketing & Logistics

A customer service and logistics expert, Virginia also manages operations for a top talent agency.

Joey Fischground


A podcast expert and true enthusiast, Joey edits the Talking to Teens Podcast. He also works for NPR.