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Held Hostage By Our Son’s Suicide Threats

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 188 · Duration: 00:15:08 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, Held Hostage By Our Son’s Suicide Threats. Today we’re hearing from Amanda from New York City and Amanda writes: Dear Neil, I have a 24-year-old son with bipolar disorder. He’s in treatment and […]

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Am I Holding My Special Needs Kid Back?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 187 · Duration: 00:18:43 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast,  Am I Holding My Special Needs Kid Back? Today we’re hearing from Brenda from The Big Apple and Brenda writes: Dear Mr. Brown, My 14-year-old son is not easy to instruct, with his […]

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My Son Can’t Get Motivated

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 186 · Duration: 00:17:33 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, My Son Can’t Get Motivated. Today we’re hearing from Max of Elk Grove California and Max writes: My 16-year-old son is depressed and really struggling.  He’s been online learning all year and his […]

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Too Much Teen Independence

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 185 · Duration: 00:15:06 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast:  Too Much Teen Independence. Today we’re hearing from Jessica from Toronto and Jessica writes: Hi Neil, We are parents of a 17 year-old son and 20 year-old daughter. We are divorced, and our […]

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They Turned Mom Into The Family Sheriff

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 184 · Duration: 00:21:09 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast:  They Turned Mom Into The Family Sheriff.  Today we’re hearing from Maggie from Massachusetts and Maggie writes: I have 2 sons left at home, a 19 freshman at college and 17 Jr. in […]

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Is Our Parenting All Wrong?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 183 · Duration: 00:20:56 Do ancient cultures know more than we do about raising happy healthy kids?  We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast:  Is Our Parenting All Wrong? Today I’d like to share with you some of what I learning from a book […]

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A Royally Dysfunctional Family

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 181 · Duration: 00:16:37 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, A Royally Dysfunctional Family. This week Meghan and Harry’s interview with Oprah made me stop and think, not so much about the Monarchy, which I could care more or less nothing about, or […]

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Help Your Teen Grow Their Executive Function

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 180 · Duration: 00:32:01 What can a parent do when they struggle to get their teenager to manage their basic responsibilities?  We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, Help Your Teen Grow Their Executive Function. This podcast features an interview with psychologist, ADHD and […]

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I’m Tired Of Micromanaging My Teenager

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 179 · Duration: 00:17:01 What can a parent do when they have to micromanage their 16 year old for them to get anything done? We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, I’m Tired Of Micromanaging My Teenager. Today we’re answering a question from Susan […]

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How Do You Set Limits With A Depressed Teenager?

In this episode Neil responds to a therapist working with a family with a depressed, non-compliant teenager. The therapist is using Neil’s Parenting Course and wants guidance for how to conduct The Talk when the teenager’s world is so limited. What can they take away when he needs everything for school and even a minimal social life?

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