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Should I Be Concerned About My Son’s Lack Of Interests?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 195 · Duration: 00:16:15 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, Should I Be Concerned About My Son’s Lack Of Interests? Today we’re hearing from Nikita from Mumbai, India. And Nikita writes:   Hi Neil, I came across your website while searching for the […]

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Should I Help or Leave My Husband?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 194 · Duration: 00:21:11 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more in this week’s podcast:  Should I help or Leave My Husband? Today we’re hearing from Sharon of Effingham, England and Sharon writes: Hi Neil, I love your show and listen to it often, sometimes by myself and […]

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A Misuse of Diagnosis

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 193 · Duration: 00:12:34 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more in this week’s podcast:  A Misuse of Diagnosis. Today we’re hearing from Dorothy from Plano, Texas and Dorothy writes: Dear Neil, My 14-year-old daughter has recently been diagnosed with Level 1 Autism. She has had a rough […]

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My Son Is Bullying Me & How Therapy Can Help or Hurt

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 192 · Duration: 00:20:22 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more in this week’s podcast:  My Son Is Bullying Me & How Therapy Can Help or Hurt. Today we’re hearing from Dina and she writes:           Dear Neil, When my son doesn’t follow the […]

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Do I Let My Teen Fail?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 191 · Duration: 00:10:49 What do you do when you know your teenager is going to want to go to college, but they aren’t responsible enough yet to do the work to get there? Especially when you know they will need a scholarship to afford it. We’ll talk about this […]

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How Can I Help Someone With Complex Trauma and Grief?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 190 · Duration: 00:14:03 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more in this week’s podcast:  How Can I Help Someone With Complex Trauma and Grief? Today we’re hearing from Denice from NYC and her question tells a very painful story that is quite long, so I’ll recap it. […]

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I Can’t Make Everyone Happy

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 189 · Duration: 00:18:43 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, I Can’t Make Everyone Happy. Today we’re hearing from René. René is from Canada, I’m not sure what province and René writes: Hi Neil,  Our son just turned 18 and he has a […]

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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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