Change Your Family Culture

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 217 · Duration: 00:26:26 Change Your Family Culture In this episode, Neil is joined by co-host Robin Holland. Together they respond to a Mom who does everything in the home for her husband and three young teens. Mom grew up in a family where everyone pitched in and can’t understand […]

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Fifty Ways To Say “NO”

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 216 · Duration: 00:34:09 Fifty Ways To Say “NO” In this episode, Neil responds to a Mom whose teen son does the minimum, treats his parents disrespectfully, won’t do a chore, and takes all his parents’ support for granted.   Neil is joined by business associate and parent of young […]

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Should We Fund Our Young Adult’s Business Idea?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 215 · Duration: 00:29:07 Should We Fund Our Young Adult’s Business Idea? In this episode, Neil responds to a Mom who’s 22 year old daughter is living at home and wants her parents to fund her idea to start a food truck business. Mom is very frustrated with her daughter’s […]

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Two Things A Youth and Family Therapist Needs To Do

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 214 · Duration: 00:20:10 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, Two Things A Youth and Family Therapist Needs To Do. Today we’re hearing from Maddy from St. Louis, Missouri and Maddy writes: Dear Neil, We’ve been struggling with our 14-year-old son, who avoids […]

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It’s Never Enough!

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 213 · Duration: 00:17:40 Here’s an interesting dilemma.   We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, It’s Never Enough! Today we’re hearing from Ron of Decatur, Georgia and Ron writes: Dear Neil, My wife and I are in a rut.  She’s been increasingly upset with […]

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Strategies for Thanksgiving Success

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 206 · Duration: 00:13:43 Here we are on the eve of Thanksgiving. There’s plenty to look forward to and plenty to prepare for – no not the food, the people.  We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, Strategies for Thanksgiving Success. I want to […]

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When Is It Okay To Reward Our Kids?

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 204 · Duration: 00:19:35 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, When Is It Okay To Reward Our Kids? Today we’re hearing from Carol from Long Island New York and Carol writes: Dear Neil, I have a question about paying for grades.  Our 15-year-old […]

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The Double Softy Syndrome Meets Locus Of Control

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 203 · Duration: 00:20:39 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, The Double Softy Syndrome Meets Locus Of Control. Today we’re hearing from Cammy from Joliet, Illinois.  And Cammy writes: Dear Neil, Our 17-year-old daughter has become a terrorist in our home.  She’s always […]

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Ditch The Guilt, It Ain’t Helping

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 202 · Duration: 00:20:13 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, Ditch The Guilt, It Ain’t Helping. Here’s a scenario many of you can relate to: Your son has a report due with plenty of time to work on it.  He has learning issues […]

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I Want My Son Back

The Healthy Family Connections Podcast Episode 201 · Duration: 00:24:39 We’ll talk about this and a whole lot more on this week’s podcast, I Want My Son Back. Today we’re hearing from Margaret of Providence, Rhode Island and Margaret writes: Dear Neil, What can I do to assist my adult college graduate son who is living […]

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