188 episodes

The Parental Compass was launched by Family Education & Support Services to provide all parents with access to the evidence-based parenting information, ideas and on-the-ground resources. It is our goal to help parents build the skills, tools and confidence they need to be the best parents they can be.

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The Parental Compass was launched by Family Education & Support Services to provide all parents with access to the evidence-based parenting information, ideas and on-the-ground resources. It is our goal to help parents build the skills, tools and confidence they need to be the best parents they can be.

    • video
    Resolving Conflict with Your Child (Guest: Cynthia Klein) Episode 90

    Resolving Conflict with Your Child (Guest: Cynthia Klein) Episode 90

    Every parent experiences conflict with their child at some point. Still, how you respond to the conflict can make all the difference. 

    Parenting Coach Cynthia Klein (www.AllyParenting.com) joins The Compass to explain the different roles parents can take for managing those tough situations.  

    • 18 min
    Resolving Conflict with Your Child (Guest: Cynthia Klein) Episode 90

    Resolving Conflict with Your Child (Guest: Cynthia Klein) Episode 90

    Every parent experiences conflict with their child at some point. Still, how you respond to the conflict can make all the difference. 

    Parenting Coach Cynthia Klein (www.AllyParenting.com) joins The Compass to explain the different roles parents can take for managing those tough situations. 

    • 18 min
    • video
    Youth Mentorship (Guest: James Miles of Mentor Washington) Episode 89

    Youth Mentorship (Guest: James Miles of Mentor Washington) Episode 89

    As an actor, teacher, and advocate, James Miles has had several mentors help him along the way. He now leads Mentor Washington, an organization that helps connect thousands of youth with quality mentors.

    James joins The Compass to discuss his journey, qualities that make a good mentor, and the impact someone taking you under their wing can have.  

    • 18 min
    Youth Mentorship (Guest: James Miles of Mentor Washington) Episode 89

    Youth Mentorship (Guest: James Miles of Mentor Washington) Episode 89

    As an actor, teacher, and advocate, James Miles has had several mentors help him along the way. He now leads Mentor Washington, an organization that helps connect thousands of youth with quality mentors.

    James joins The Compass to discuss his journey, qualities that make a good mentor, and the impact someone taking you under their wing can have.  

    • 18 min
    • video
    The Facts About Marijuana (Guest: Jason Kilmer, Ph.D.) Episode 88

    The Facts About Marijuana (Guest: Jason Kilmer, Ph.D.) Episode 88

    Between movies, music, and other media, it can feel like marijuana is everywhere. It can be hard to get to the facts with all the messages your children receive.  

     

    Jason Kilmer (Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Washington) joins The Compass to explain weed, its impact on the brain, and how to approach speaking with your children.  

     

    For more information about supporting your children, visit:

    www.StartTalkingNow.Org

    www.LearnAboutMarijuanaWA.Org

    www.CollegeParentsMatter.Org

    • 20 min
    The Facts on Marijuana (Guest: Jason Kilmer) Episode 88

    The Facts on Marijuana (Guest: Jason Kilmer) Episode 88

    Between movies, music, and other media, it can feel like marijuana is everywhere. It can be hard to get to the facts with all the messages your children receive.  

     

    Jason Kilmer (Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Washington) joins The Compass to explain weed, its impact on the brain, and how to approach speaking with your children.  

     

    For more information about supporting your children, visit:

    www.StartTalkingNow.Org

    www.LearnAboutMarijuanaWA.Org

    www.CollegeParentsMatter.Org

    • 20 min

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Very Informative!

Lots of Useful and Insightful Parenting Info’ & Advice. The Host is Entertaining as well.

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Quality parenting discussions

Quality parenting advise that is evidence based and not biased. Love this podcast! Parenting is hard and should not be experienced alone.

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