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#173 Balancing Teens Autonomy and Parental Control

In this episode we are going to talk about all things control. I think there can be a lot of confusion for parents around control. You hear phrases like keep your teens under control because you don’t want them to be out of control and then you hear don’t...

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# 172 Changing Teen’s Lives with Hypnosis

Have you ever thought, "I wish I could just hypnotize my teen so that they would . . ." Our guest today Dr. Ran Anbar is going to talk about how you can change teens and adult lives through hypnosis. Many people have negative connotations and...

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#171 Taking a Cue from Our Teens

Do you feel exhilarated, excited and alive? Or do you feel stuck in a rut, bored or even [caption id="attachment_6549" align="alignright" width="300"] Young couple jumping on the edge of a boat[/caption] resentful? Does your life feel like one predictable routine after another? Do you feel mired in...

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# 170 What’s Your Mom Story?

In this episode I talk with guest host Sherry Duson, MA, LPC, LMFT about The Mom Story. Every mom has her own Mom Story even if you're not fully aware of it. Concious or unconcious The Mom Story is still playing in the background of...

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#168 The Art of a Healing Conversation

In this episode I brought back my friend and colleague Sherry Duson back as guest host where we discuss how to turn a hard conversation into a healing conversation with your teen or young adult. "Sherry Duson is a Texas and an Arizona Licensed Marriage and Family...

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#166 What Not to Post: Interview with Cathy Pedrayes

This episode is all about safety and security. Safety expert and former scientist, Cathy Pedrayes is best known to her 2.3 million TikTok followers as the “mom friend.” With her signature blue dress and pearls, Cathy's content includes clever safety tips, such as how sleeping...

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#159 The Importance of Staying Grounded:

Staying grounded is one of the best ways to dial down the drama. However for most moms "staying grounded” is not on the top of your daily to do list. It probably is not on your list at all. What do I mean by being grounded.? (You may...

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#156 Boys and Body Image:

How do we help boys develop positive body image? In this episode I interview Dr Charlotte Markey, a leading body image expert for close to three decades. While body image concerns have traditionally been considered a female-centric issue, recent research suggests that 75% of adolescent boys are dissatisfied with their bodies. Now more than...

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#155 Girls Without Limits: Interview with Lisa Hinkelman

In this episode I have a great conversation with Lisa Hinkelman, author of Girls Without Limits: Helping Girls Succeed in Relationships, Academics, Careers, and Life. Lisa has recently released her second edition of Girls Without Limits, Her first edition was published in 2013. Lisa and I...

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