February 21, 2021
Arguments & Defiance, Connection & Persuasion, Risky Behaviors, Rules & Limits, Sex & Dating, Social Media
Michelle Icard, author of the new book Fourteen Talks by Age Fourteen, joins us to chat about the most important discussions to have with young people these days. We’ll also cover how to make them go smoothly and what parents can do to minimize awkwardness (and arguments) in the process!
February 14, 2021
Connection & Persuasion, Discipline & Chores, Risky Behaviors, Rules & Limits, School & Grades, Social Media, Success & Motivation
Roy F. Baumeister, PhD, bestselling author of Willpower and The Power of Bad, helps us understand our tendency to focus on the negatives and why it’s not all bad. Not winning “the best parent” awards? Turns out that’s not what matters for a successful teen.
October 9, 2017
Discipline & Chores, Rules & Limits, Social Media, Stress & Anxiety
Joani Geltman, author of the bestselling book “A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens”, explains how to handle teens who are addicted to their electronic devices. She has found that kids are texting during class, posting on SnapChat while they do their homework, and browsing Instagram until 2 or 3 AM.