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The Parenting Supports Podcast, sponsored by Strengthening Chicago's Youth, is about all things parenting. It is our goal to empower our audience by providing information on topics relevant to the lives of parents. You'll hear topics of self-care, trauma, and managing stress and anxiety while adjusting to a pandemic. You should listen if you are a parent, grandparent, caretake or community provider seeking to explore topics to improve parents confidence. You will leave each episode with useful information.

Strengthening Chicago's Youth, or SCY, is Chicago’s largest violence prevention collaborative and catalyst for innovation convened by Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

The Parenting Supports Podcast is hosted by Cassandra Otoo and produced by Dion McGill

Parenting Supports Podcast Strengthening Chicago's Youth

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    • 4.7 • 3 Ratings

The Parenting Supports Podcast, sponsored by Strengthening Chicago's Youth, is about all things parenting. It is our goal to empower our audience by providing information on topics relevant to the lives of parents. You'll hear topics of self-care, trauma, and managing stress and anxiety while adjusting to a pandemic. You should listen if you are a parent, grandparent, caretake or community provider seeking to explore topics to improve parents confidence. You will leave each episode with useful information.

Strengthening Chicago's Youth, or SCY, is Chicago’s largest violence prevention collaborative and catalyst for innovation convened by Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

The Parenting Supports Podcast is hosted by Cassandra Otoo and produced by Dion McGill

    Talking Stress & Anxiety with Megan Lerner and Miller Shivers

    Talking Stress & Anxiety with Megan Lerner and Miller Shivers

    In this episode of the Strengthening Chicago's Youth Parenting Support Podcast, host Cassandra Otoo discusses stress and anxiety with Lurie Children's staff members Megan Lerner, Clinical Coordinator of the Trauma Treatment Service and Miller Shivers, PhD, Director of the Little Ones program.

    It continues to be a challenging time for parents, and Megan and Miller offer tons of insight into issues around parental stress.

    Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode of this special challenge series.Also, please take a moment to rate and review OTBP on your favorite podcast app.

    You can learn more about the Lurie Children's Little Ones program here:
    https://www.luriechildrens.org/en/specialties-conditions/little-ones/

    Follow Strengthening Chicago's Youth on social media:
    * Facebook.com/StrengtheningChicagosYouth
    * Twitter.com/SCY_Chicago
    * Instagram.com/SCY_Chicago

    If you have additional questions or feedback, please feel free to send us an email at scy@luriechildrens.org

    You can also sign up for the SCY Newsletter here: https://bit.ly/3eKlSf6

    This episode was produced by Dion Mcgill, SCY Communications Manager

    • 39 min
    Parenting & Trauma with Megan Lerner and Anthony Vesco

    Parenting & Trauma with Megan Lerner and Anthony Vesco

    In this episode of the Strengthening Chicago's Youth Parenting Support Podcast, host Cassandra Otoo discusses all things parenting and trauma with Lurie Children's staff members Anthony Vesco, PhD., a pediatric psychologist and Megan Lerner, Clinical Coordinator of the Trauma Treatment Service. The trio dive into the question of what role trauma plays in parenting, and what can be done to address trauma in the family.

    It has been a challenging year for parents, and Megan and Anthony offer tons of insight into issues around trauma that parents may be worried about, or currently dealing with.

    Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode of this special challenge series.Also, please take a moment to rate and review OTBP on your favorite podcast app.

    Follow Strengthening Chicago's Youth on social media:
    * Facebook.com/StrengtheningChicagosYouth
    * Twitter.com/SCY_Chicago
    * Instagram.com/SCY_Chicago

    If you have additional questions or feedback, please feel free to send us an email at scy@luriechildrens.org

    You can also sign up for the SCY Newsletter here: https://bit.ly/3eKlSf6

    This episode was produced by Dion Mcgill, SCY Communications Manager

    • 51 min
    Parental Self-Care with Gayle Brodkey and Tara Seider

    Parental Self-Care with Gayle Brodkey and Tara Seider

    In the inaugural episode of the Strengthening Chicago's Youth Parent Support Podcast, host Cassandra Otoo dives right in with a robust discussion on parental self-care during covid with Tara Seider, a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Gayle Brodkey, a licensed clinical social worker and coordinator for the Injury Free Coalition for Kids of Chicago at Lurie Children's Hospital.

    It has been a challenging year for parents, and Tara and Gayle offer information and tips on positive self-care during these tumultuous times, and even offers a few short exercises parents can use. This episode is not to be missed!

    Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode of this special challenge series.Also, please take a moment to rate and review OTBP on your favorite podcast app.

    Follow Strengthening Chicago's Youth on social media:
    * Facebook.com/StrengtheningChicagosYouth
    * Twitter.com/SCY_Chicago
    * Instagram.com/SCY_Chicago

    If you have additional questions or feedback, please feel free to send us an email at scy@luriechildrens.org

    You can also sign up for the SCY Newsletter here: https://bit.ly/3eKlSf6

    This episode was produced by Dion Mcgill, SCY Communications Manager

    • 25 min

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