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As a parent, do you ever wish someone could just whisper some realistic and trustworthy support in your ear? And not make you feel awful for not having all the answers? Well, that’s what I’m here for.

I'm Dr. Aliza Pressman, developmental psychologist, parent educator, asst. clinical professor, and co-founder of both Mount Sinai Parenting Center and SeedlingsGroup. And I'm a mom... trying to raise two good humans myself, so I'm in this with you!

In each episode, we'll go deep (but brief) with both experts and parents to share the most effective approaches and tools and talk about the important bigger picture of raising good humans. My goal is to make your parenting journey less overwhelming and a lot more joyful!

Please join me every Friday for new episodes of Raising Good Humans.

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As a parent, do you ever wish someone could just whisper some realistic and trustworthy support in your ear? And not make you feel awful for not having all the answers? Well, that’s what I’m here for.

I'm Dr. Aliza Pressman, developmental psychologist, parent educator, asst. clinical professor, and co-founder of both Mount Sinai Parenting Center and SeedlingsGroup. And I'm a mom... trying to raise two good humans myself, so I'm in this with you!

In each episode, we'll go deep (but brief) with both experts and parents to share the most effective approaches and tools and talk about the important bigger picture of raising good humans. My goal is to make your parenting journey less overwhelming and a lot more joyful!

Please join me every Friday for new episodes of Raising Good Humans.

    The Power of Discord with renowned developmental psychologist Edward Tronick, PhD

    The Power of Discord with renowned developmental psychologist Edward Tronick, PhD

    How the experience of connection and discord and back to connection shape healthy relationships, with renowned developmental psychologist, Edward Tronick, PhD
     
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    Show notes
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    • 34 min
    Tips for Health Care Providers, Hospital Staff and Their Co-Parents During COVID-19

    Tips for Health Care Providers, Hospital Staff and Their Co-Parents During COVID-19

    Dr. Aliza Pressman and Mariel Benjamin, LCSW from The Mount Sinai Parenting Center answer questions from health care providers and staff on the front lines to help support their parenting curing COVID-19
    This will also be relevant for any essential workers taking care of all of us during this crisis. Thank you for your service. 
     
    Resources for parenting during COVID-19:
     
    Mount Sinai Parenting Center
    https://parenting.mountsinai.org/experts-partners/
     
    Seedlingsgroup 
    https://www.seedlingsgroup.com/resources
     
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    • 26 min
    Growing Pains: How Humans Grow and What That Means for Behavior

    Growing Pains: How Humans Grow and What That Means for Behavior

    Those pediatric growth curves are kind of misleading! Babies don’t grow a little each day, Professor Michelle Lampl discovered that
    humans don’t grow continuously but in spurts at key moments in their
    development. She also studied babies’ behavior during growth spurts
    and realized that changes in mood, appetite and sleep patterns
    coincide with growth spurts from infancy through adolescence. 
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    • 38 min
    What to do with little ones when you can't go anywhere or buy anything (and even when you can!)

    What to do with little ones when you can't go anywhere or buy anything (and even when you can!)

    Dr. Aliza talks with early childhood educator Lisa Zaretsky, M.Ed, founder of PlayAgain, about using repurposed materials, household items and expanding book reading. This is particularly helpful for those staying at home. Plus listener q and a. 
     
    show notes
    lisa's instagram: 
    @playagainreads,
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    • 45 min
    The New Coronavirus and Kids: an Immunologist, a Pediatrician and a Psychologist weigh in.

    The New Coronavirus and Kids: an Immunologist, a Pediatrician and a Psychologist weigh in.

    We are talking about the new Coronavirus from the different perspectives of immunology, pediatrics and mental health.
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    • 54 min
    Real time Q and A with mom of 3 young boys and founder of This Is About Humanity, Zoe Winkler Reinis.

    Real time Q and A with mom of 3 young boys and founder of This Is About Humanity, Zoe Winkler Reinis.

    Dr. Aliza talks through parenting challenges and concerns with mother of three boys. Talking through throwing up for attention, car seats tantrums, anxiety and temperament.
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    • 51 min

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