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Get On The Right Track With ADHD Youth

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 233 · Duration: 00:29:50 In this episode Neil along with his co-host Robin, respond to questions from a mom about her ADHD son who resists parental limits, stays up late on devices, and is, overall, going in the wrong direction.  Today we’re answering a follow-up question from Rebecca whose question […]

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Will Someone Please Back Me Up?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 232 · Duration: 00:31:32 In this episode Neil along with his co-host Robin, respond to a Mom, rightfully concerned that her 16 year old daughter is giving cannabis to her 14 year old son.  Daughter is on probation, yet Mom can’t get support from probation or law enforcement to hold […]

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Don’t Undertreat Serious Conditions!

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 231 · Duration: 00:30:09 In this episode Neil along with his co-host Robin, respond to questions from a mom about her young adult son with depression and OCD.  This young man is on medication and getting counseling, but is not engaging with the family or doing anything productive. Today we’re […]

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Anxiety Begets Anxiety

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 230 · Duration: 00:24:51 In this episode Neil along with his co-host Robin respond to a mother who is very worried about her anxious and depressed 15 year old daughter.  She doesn’t want to add to her stress, but is concerned that her daughter is not moving forward. Mom has […]

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If You Won’t Respect Me, I Won’t Respect You

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 228 · Duration: 00:26:23 In this episode Neil along with his co-host Robin, respond to a mother who is concerned that her well functioning 16-year-old daughter has suddenly become oppositional. Today we’re hearing from Amy of Montreal, Canada. Amy writes: Hi Neil, I have an overall good 16-year-old. She does […]

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Our Hot-Headed Son Is Headed For Trouble

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 227 · Duration: 00:25:51 In this episode Neil along with his co-host Robin respond to a mother who is worried about her 17-year-old son who is easily provoked and makes violent threats against other kids. Together, Neil and Robin discuss the origins of such destructive behavior, what treatment options would […]

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My Unenthusiastic Wife

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 224 · Duration: 00:25:39 Now here’s a challenging topic!  How, with three kids and demanding jobs, do you manage to keep your marriage relationship fresh and intimate?   Today we’re hearing from Jack in Akron Ohio who writes: Dear Neil,  I’m hoping you can help with an ongoing problem between me […]

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When Positivity and Earned Privileges Aren’t Enough

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 222 · Duration: 00:21:29 In this episode Neil along with his co-host Robin, respond to a mother struggling with responsibilities and privileges with her 17-year-old daughter. Today we’re hearing from Lucia of Sarasota FL: Dear Neil, My daughter is a 17-year-old junior, and I have so many issues with her […]

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What More Can a Step Parent Do?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 220 · Duration: 00:25:40 In this episode, Neil, along with his co-host Robin, responds to a stepmom wondering what to do about her 14-year-old stepson. The courts have awarded the father and her full custody of the stepson and his sister. But the stepson remains withdrawn, uncooperative, and unproductive. Neil […]

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