Weekly dear abby format with expert tips to parent teenagers
The Why Behind Teen Behavior
In this episode I talk about why your teen has negative behaviors. So often parents focus on what the behavior is, but by understanding why the behavior happens in the first place, then we you can truly end them before they begin.
Using Incentives The Right Way
In this episode I teach the exact incentive plan that I use in my private practice to motivate teens to do their chores and homework without nagging, arguing or using consequences. Its a game changer!
Helping Your Teen Succeed With ADHD
In this episode we discuss how to structure the home environment to ensure that teens are able to get there work done and feel good about their successes.
Your Teens Negative Attitude
In this episode we talk about why teens respond to basic requests with such an angry and dismissive attitude. Tips for how parents can turn it around and get their kids to show respect.
Is Your Teen Vaping?
In this episode I explore the epidemic that is teen vaping. I talk about what parents need to know about vaping and what they should do in response.
Motivating Your Teen
In this episode I help parents to understand the primary forces that motivate human behavior. I teach parents how to have dialogue with their teens rather than slam them with consequences. I provide insight into how to motivate by attaching what the teen values to the task.
Chris is a Godsend!
Chris has helped our family out so much! I was so lucky to find him and he helped us through a horrible time. I accidentally came across this Podcast and had no idea it was really him!! He is genuine and has such great tools to help your family. Everyone listening is lucky to have him in your life!!
I love what I’ve heard so far. Very helpful.
Finally a podcast geared to parenting teens only! As a foster mom to a teen I am excited for this podcast to grow, because the advice is easy and spot on. Looking forward to more episodes!