Author: Andy Earle

Ep 48: Gaslighting and Emotional Manipulation

Stephanie Sarkis, author of Gaslighting, explains how parents should handle emotionally manipulative teenagers, partners, and ex-partners. She also shares strategies for preparing your teen to deal with emotionally manipulative people in their own lives.


August 18, 2019 0

Ep 47: Sex Positive Education for Teens

Gia Lynne, author of On Blossoming, thinks the current model of sex education does more harm than good. In this episode, she reveals how to adopt a “pleasure-focused”, or “sex positive education”, approach instead. Use these tips to set your teen up for sexual success.


August 4, 2019 0
problem teenagers

Ep 46: Handling Problem Teenagers

David Sortino, author and psychologist, talks about the time he spent working at a school for troubled kids during his twenties. He developed a unique approach, using kinesthetic activities to engage the students. This episode also covers his new book on the neuroscience of learning.


July 14, 2019 0

Ep 45: Troublesome Teenage Boys

Bill Beausay, the author of Teenage Boys!, talks about how to build a strong connection with a tough teen and how to challenge teens to step up and handle their own problems. He also reveals how to teach manners to teens.


June 30, 2019 0

Parenting Podcast Reviews

Find the perfect parenting podcast with our in-depth guide, broken down by the age of your children. Read our reviews for each podcast and see our overall ranks and recommendations for parents of babies/toddlers, children, and tweens/teens.


June 29, 2019 0

Ep 44: Non-Punitive Parenting Strategies

Judy Arnall, the author of four parenting books including Discipline without Distress and Parenting with Patience, explains how to stop teenage rebellion and attitude problems instantly using non-punitive parenting strategies. Your teens will surely respond to these counter-intuitive approaches.


June 17, 2019 0
Stop yelling at kids and start connecting instead with these tips from Bonnie Harris.

Ep 43: How to Stop Yelling at Kids

Bonnie Harris, the bestselling author of When Your Kids Push Your Buttons and Confident Parents, Remarkable Kids, reveals why your kids make you so mad sometimes. In this episode, she breaks down her incredible system to stop yelling at kids and start connecting with them instead.


June 2, 2019 0
Teen depression guide. How to help a teen with depression.

How to Help a Teen with Depression

Step-by-step guide for how to help a teen with depression, including word-for-word examples of what to say to your depressed teen at each step of the process.


June 1, 2019 0

Ep 42: Positive Parenting Solutions

Jane Nelsen, the author of the Positive Discipline books and founder of the positive discipline movement reveals some positive parenting strategies for rebellious and defiant teenagers. Get your teen under control without punishing and lecturing them with these great tips.


May 26, 2019 0

10 Good Books for Teens

Here’s a list of 10 really good books for teens. To keep a teen’s attention, a book needs to be about something relevant and it needs to be engaging.


May 8, 2019 0