Is This Normal? The School-Age Kids Edition (Episode 80)

Is This Normal? The School-Age Kids Edition (Episode 80)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I answer listener questions about school-age kids between the ages of 5 and 9. If you have a question about your child, please write to me at parentcoachnova@gmail.com. Kindergarten through fifth graders can be fun, but also challenging. On this podcast, I discuss how to get off the argument wheel, lying and why discipline...[ read more ]

The Impact of Conflict on Kids (Episode 79)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Rosalind Sedacca about making divorce less stressful for kids. Rosalind is a divorce and parenting coach, recognized as The Voice of Child-Centered Divorce. She is the founder of the Child-Centered Divorce Network, which provides valuable resources for parents who are facing, moving through or transitioning after a divorce. She is also...[ read more ]

The Right Mindset to Work From Home (Episode 78)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Whitney Bonds about how to work from home and stay home with your kids. Whitney is a millennial mom who started a site to help moms work from home and contribute financially while stepping outside of corporate America. She helps more than half a million per month make great money from...[ read more ]

In Sickness and In Health (Episode 77)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Dr. Jacqueline Jones about health, illness—and the coronavirus—and our kids. Dr. Jones has more than 25 years of experience as a physician and surgeon. Her debut book, Medical Parenting, helps parents and caregivers to navigate health, wellness, and the medical system with their child. As a board-certified ear, nose and throat...[ read more ]

Is This Normal? The Toddler & Preschoolers Edition (Episode 76)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I answer listener questions about toddlers and preschoolers. If you have a question about your child, please write to me at parentcoachnova@gmail.com. Toddler and preschooler behaviors can be frustrating and maddening to parents, mostly because it seems so random and bizarre at times. I give a mom of 2-year-old twins a sample home routine,...[ read more ]

Keeping Our Kids Safe From Sexual Abuse (Episode 75)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Dr. Elizabeth L. Jeglic about a topic that can make parents squirm—how to prevent sexual abuse. Elizabeth is a clinical psychologist, professor of psychology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York, a mother of three and co-author of the book, Protecting your Child from Sexual Abuse: What you...[ read more ]

Foster Parents Are Willing to Have Broken Hearts (Episode 74)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Dr. John DeGarmo about fostering today. Leading international foster care expert and consultant and TED Talk speaker Dr. John DeGarmo has worn many hats throughout his life. As director of The Foster Care Institute, and founder and national development director of Never Too Late, a residential group home for boys in...[ read more ]

Working Mom, Happy Mom (Episode 73)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Mariel Miranda Gutierrez about how many moms thrive in the workplace—and how that’s good for their kids. Mariel is a mother of a 13-year-old girl and a 10-year-old boy. She’s been married for almost 15 years to her husband, EJ. She’s the creative director for Ecogreen America, as well as one...[ read more ]

A Single Mom’s Guide to Balance (Episode 72)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Dr. Sophia Reed about being true to yourself as a single mom. Sophia is an Amazon bestselling author for her single moms book, Fix It Jesus: For Single Moms Only. The Straightforward No-Nonsense Guide To Passion Purpose and Prayer. She has a master’s in marriage and family therapy, a Ph.D. in...[ read more ]

Intentionally Raising Kind Kids (Episode 71)

On this week’s “You’ve Got This,” I talk with Nicole Black about helping our kids prevent bullying and sow kindness instead. Nicole is a recovering elementary school teacher and a mom to three super busy kids. She mostly survives on strong coffee. She shares her best parenting tips and tricks for intentionally raising kind kids, creating a stronger family connection,...[ read more ]




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