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Dealing with toddler meltdowns or an angsty teen who doesn’t want to talk? Our parenting pros from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach provide real-life solutions based on the latest scientific research. Find the series on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or your favorite podcast app and subscribe today. Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu. Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext.

The Science of Parenting Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.4 • 21 Ratings

Dealing with toddler meltdowns or an angsty teen who doesn’t want to talk? Our parenting pros from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach provide real-life solutions based on the latest scientific research. Find the series on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or your favorite podcast app and subscribe today. Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu. Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent. This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext.

    Preschooler Predisposition | S.7 Ep.4

    Preschooler Predisposition | S.7 Ep.4

    Temperament impacts preschool behaviors such as play groups, physical activities, independence, and following directions. Parents can learn their child’s temperament and create environments that play to their child’s natural tendencies instead of struggling with them.

    Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu.
    Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext. 

    • 54 min
    Toddler Tendencies | S.7 Ep.3

    Toddler Tendencies | S.7 Ep.3

    Biting, temper tantrums, and overall general mood…all affected by a toddler’s temperament. This week our hosts discuss each trait as they pertain to toddlers and how we can use that understanding to navigate tough behaviors… like those tricky tantrums!

    Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu.
    Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext. 

    • 52 min
    Infant Inclinations | S.7 Ep.2

    Infant Inclinations | S.7 Ep.2

    An infant’s temperament has an impact on early behaviors such as sleep, stranger anxiety, and overall general mood. Parents can learn their child’s temperament and create environments that play to their child’s natural tendencies instead of fighting against them.

    Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu.
    Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext. 

    • 49 min
    What is Temperament? | S.7 Ep.1

    What is Temperament? | S.7 Ep.1

    Our temperament is given to us genetically at birth. As we grow, our environment begins to form around our temperament. At each stage of growth, our temperament can shape how and when we reach our developmental milestones.

    Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu.
    Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext. 

    • 39 min
    Reflecting for Resilience | S.6 Ep.7

    Reflecting for Resilience | S.6 Ep.7

    This week the cohosts reflect on what it was like parenting through the pandemic – both research and reality. Take a moment to listen, relate, and reflect on your own experiences through tough times in this episode.

    Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu.
    Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext. 

    • 48 min
    How to Repair | S.6 Ep.6

    How to Repair | S.6 Ep.6

    When family stress is high, patience can run low. Reconnecting and repairing with our children after we’ve lost our cool is essential. Hear a four-step process for repairing in this week’s episode.

    Send us an email: parenting@iastate.edu.
    Find us on Facebook or Twitter: @scienceofparent.

    This institution is an equal opportunity provider. For the full non-discrimination statement or accommodation inquiries, go to www.extension.iastate.edu/diversity/ext. 

    • 35 min

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