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PSP 201: How to Motivate Our Kids to Work on Anxiety or OC‪D‬ AT Parenting Survival Podcast: Parenting | Child Anxiety | Child OCD | Kids & Family

    • Parenting

One of the biggest challenges parents face when raising a child with anxiety or OCD is...motivation. How do we motivate our kids to face their fears? How do we motivate our kids to sit in discomfort? How do we motivate them to even talk about their struggles.
That can feel like an uphill battle.
And yet, if you don’t have buy-in, it will be like trying to drive while someone has their foot firmly on the brake.
Our children’s struggles are their struggles, not ours. And only they will be able to take the necessary steps that will lead to long-term change. We can do our part by reducing our accommodations and our role in the anxiety or OCD, but the rest will be up to them.
So that brings us back to motivation.
In this episode of the AT Parenting Survival Podcast, I invited Dr. Amy Jenks, an anxiety & OCD therapist in the Bay Area to chat with me about how to help parents motivate their kids to work on anxiety or OCD.
Click here to listen:
To learn more about Dr. Amy Jenks and her work, visit her website: https://bayareaocd.com

Also I’d love to invite you to sign up for my FREE 3-part video series: Self-Care for Parents Raising Kids with Anxiety or OCD. Learn how to shift your mindset, read your body and super size your support to be more effective in helping your child and yourself!
Sign up below. Series starts January 21st, 2020:
https://anxioustoddlers.lpages.co/video-series (for parents of kids and teens of all ages)
***
This podcast is for informational purposes only and should not be used to replace the guidance of a qualified professional.
To get on the waitlist for my SPACE Online Study Guide Course, text the word SPACEPROGRAM to 44222 or click here: https://anxious-toddlers-llc.ck.page/7300c6ee54

Visit my website at www.ATparentingSurvival.com
Sign up for my weekly email newsletter:
https://pages.convertkit.com/740ba8cd83/92109b7172
Take one of my online classes:
To view the entire online school library, go to:
http://www.ATparentingSurvivalSchool.com
Classes include:
How to Crush Social Anxiety
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/crush-social-anxiety
Parenting Kids with OCD 
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/child-ocd
Crush Moral OCD in Kids
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/moral-ocd
Teaching Kids to Crush Anxiety
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/crush-anxiety
Helping Kids with Anxiety or OCD Through Difficult Behaviors
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/difficult-behaviors
Helping Kids Who are Scared to Sleep
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/scared-to-sleep
Handling Sensory-Based Anxiety
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/sensory-anxiety
Library of Live Anxiety and OCD Classes (20 hours of class replays)
http://www.ATparentingSurvivalschool.com/p/library

Let me become your $5 mini-coach. Learn more here: https://www.patreon.com/Atparentingsurvival

Ultimate list of helpful anxiety products:
https://www.ATparentingsurvival.com/reduce-child-anxiety/ 
To join my private Facebook group visit:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/ATparentinganxiouskids/
Interested in my AT Parenting Community Membership? Get on the waitlist:
http://www.atparentingcommunity.com
For a list of my books visit:
https://www.amazon.com/Natasha-Daniels/e/B011K5IIWA
Join the fun on my YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/c/anxioustoddlers78
Other social places I hang out:
http://www.facebook.com/ATparentingsurvival
http://www.pinterest.com/ATparentingsurvival
http://www.twitter.com/atsurvival
http://www.instagram/ATparentingsurvival

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One of the biggest challenges parents face when raising a child with anxiety or OCD is...motivation. How do we motivate our kids to face their fears? How do we motivate our kids to sit in discomfort? How do we motivate them to even talk about their struggles.
That can feel like an uphill battle.
And yet, if you don’t have buy-in, it will be like trying to drive while someone has their foot firmly on the brake.
Our children’s struggles are their struggles, not ours. And only they will be able to take the necessary steps that will lead to long-term change. We can do our part by reducing our accommodations and our role in the anxiety or OCD, but the rest will be up to them.
So that brings us back to motivation.
In this episode of the AT Parenting Survival Podcast, I invited Dr. Amy Jenks, an anxiety & OCD therapist in the Bay Area to chat with me about how to help parents motivate their kids to work on anxiety or OCD.
Click here to listen:
To learn more about Dr. Amy Jenks and her work, visit her website: https://bayareaocd.com

Also I’d love to invite you to sign up for my FREE 3-part video series: Self-Care for Parents Raising Kids with Anxiety or OCD. Learn how to shift your mindset, read your body and super size your support to be more effective in helping your child and yourself!
Sign up below. Series starts January 21st, 2020:
https://anxioustoddlers.lpages.co/video-series (for parents of kids and teens of all ages)
***
This podcast is for informational purposes only and should not be used to replace the guidance of a qualified professional.
To get on the waitlist for my SPACE Online Study Guide Course, text the word SPACEPROGRAM to 44222 or click here: https://anxious-toddlers-llc.ck.page/7300c6ee54

Visit my website at www.ATparentingSurvival.com
Sign up for my weekly email newsletter:
https://pages.convertkit.com/740ba8cd83/92109b7172
Take one of my online classes:
To view the entire online school library, go to:
http://www.ATparentingSurvivalSchool.com
Classes include:
How to Crush Social Anxiety
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/crush-social-anxiety
Parenting Kids with OCD 
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/child-ocd
Crush Moral OCD in Kids
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/moral-ocd
Teaching Kids to Crush Anxiety
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/crush-anxiety
Helping Kids with Anxiety or OCD Through Difficult Behaviors
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/difficult-behaviors
Helping Kids Who are Scared to Sleep
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/scared-to-sleep
Handling Sensory-Based Anxiety
http://www.ATparentingsurvivalschool.com/p/sensory-anxiety
Library of Live Anxiety and OCD Classes (20 hours of class replays)
http://www.ATparentingSurvivalschool.com/p/library

Let me become your $5 mini-coach. Learn more here: https://www.patreon.com/Atparentingsurvival

Ultimate list of helpful anxiety products:
https://www.ATparentingsurvival.com/reduce-child-anxiety/ 
To join my private Facebook group visit:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/ATparentinganxiouskids/
Interested in my AT Parenting Community Membership? Get on the waitlist:
http://www.atparentingcommunity.com
For a list of my books visit:
https://www.amazon.com/Natasha-Daniels/e/B011K5IIWA
Join the fun on my YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/c/anxioustoddlers78
Other social places I hang out:
http://www.facebook.com/ATparentingsurvival
http://www.pinterest.com/ATparentingsurvival
http://www.twitter.com/atsurvival
http://www.instagram/ATparentingsurvival

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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