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Helping Teens Set And Respect Boundaries, Part 3

  In this third of a three - part series of micro episodes, Roy offers strategies and insights that will help you to discuss the importance of setting and respecting boundaries with teens.   What can adults do to help teens set and respect boundaries?  Model healthy boundaries. [...]

By |2020-03-05T20:56:42+00:00March 10th, 2020|Blog, Today's Teenager Podcast Episode|0 Comments

Dr. Michael Reichert Talks Raising Healthy Boys

In this episode, Roy welcomes Dr. Michael Reichert, a psychologist and author whose new book, "How To Raise A Boy: The Power of Connection To Build Good Men" is receiving widespread acclaim. Dr. Reichert drew on his decades of experience working to counter societal conventions of how boys [...]

By |2019-08-29T22:56:38+00:00September 17th, 2019|Blog, Today's Teenager Podcast Episode|0 Comments

The Importance of Allowing Teens to Fail with Jessica Lahey

  In this episode, Roy talks with New York Times best-selling author, Jessica Lahey. Roy and Jessica discuss her groundbreaking and controversial book, The Gift of Failure: How The Best Parents Learn To Let Go So Their Children Can Succeed. Jessica's experience as an educator led her to [...]

By |2018-11-30T22:45:39+00:00October 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Talking with Teens about the Sexual Abuse Scandals in the Catholic Church

Like you, I’ve been appalled, shocked, dismayed, disillusioned and a whole host of other emotions I have yet to identify due to the recent and past scandals in the Church. Many adults are asking “How do I talk to young people about all of this?” Whether you’re a parent, educator, [...]

By |2018-11-30T22:42:55+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Helping Teens Regulate Emotions

Helping Teens Regulate Emotions   More and more teens are having difficulty regulating their emotions. Being “emotional” and having a roller coaster of feelings is a normal part of being a teenager. Yet many teens experience this intensity at unhealthy levels and for extended lengths of time. Being unable to [...]

By |2018-11-30T22:43:18+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments