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Ever felt like you don’t have all the answers to parenting? From the founders of The Bump Class, Marina Fogle and Dr Chiara Hunt, The Parent Hood gives expert answers to the things parents really want to know about. And it’s not just any information - it’s impartial, engaging and professional advice delivered by experts - a world away from Google. So whether your child has reflux, nits or you’re worried about going back to work, we’ve got it covered. Music: www.bensound.com

The Parent Hood The Bump Class

    • Kids & Family
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Ever felt like you don’t have all the answers to parenting? From the founders of The Bump Class, Marina Fogle and Dr Chiara Hunt, The Parent Hood gives expert answers to the things parents really want to know about. And it’s not just any information - it’s impartial, engaging and professional advice delivered by experts - a world away from Google. So whether your child has reflux, nits or you’re worried about going back to work, we’ve got it covered. Music: www.bensound.com

    Communicating with your teenager - Andgharad Rudkin and Tanith Carey

    Communicating with your teenager - Andgharad Rudkin and Tanith Carey

    We all know the importance of communicating with our children, but what happens when teenagers stop communicating with us? Clinical psychologist Dr Angharad Rudkin and author Tanith Carey join to Marina to talk about what is going on in a teenagers brain and how to keep those all important avenues of communication open during the often turbulent teenage years.
     
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    • 30 min
    Preparing for the troublesome teens

    Preparing for the troublesome teens

    Parents often dread the teenage years, being on the receiving end of a cold shoulder from a child they've loved and nurtured for over a decade. But is it as bad as everyone says? Marina is joined by child psychologist Dr Angharad Rudkin and author Tanith Carey who believe that understanding what your teenager is thinking, can smooth the journey for both parents and children.
     
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    • 36 min
    Why it's important to talk to your children about racism, and how to do it.

    Why it's important to talk to your children about racism, and how to do it.

    Marina talks to author and activist Candice Brathwaite and school leader and educator Emma Gleadhill about why and how to have this crucial conversation.
     
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    • 45 min
    Can siblings ever really be friends?

    Can siblings ever really be friends?

    With lockdown intensifying every family relationship, Marina talks to clinical psychologist Linda Blair about what healthy sibling relationships look like and whether there is anything we as parents can do, to make them get on.
     
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    • 57 min
    Adoption Story - Hutton Swinglehurst

    Adoption Story - Hutton Swinglehurst

    The experience of being adopted varies widely, and changes over time. In this episode, Marina talks to Hutton Swinglehurst who was adopted 50 years ago about his upbringing, his perception of being an adopted child and his search for his birth mother and the story around his birth.  
     
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    • 33 min
    The Art of Play with Michael Rosen

    The Art of Play with Michael Rosen

    We often think play is something that children do. But increasingly we're understanding that play is way more than entertainment, it has a crucial role in development, ability to build relationships and problem solve giving us skills that are crucial to adult life. Marina talks to author and poet Michael Rosen about why play is so important and what we as parents can do to encourage our children to play.
     
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    • 1 hr 10 min

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Each episode has pearls of wisdom

Despite having teen and pre-teen boys I’ve got something out of every episode I’ve listened to. Thoughtful, thought provoking and always with practical tips, this is a great podcast and one to share with your friends.

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