Tune in to Real Parenting on CFAX 1070 this Saturday August 30 at 4pm PT.
5 things to discuss before they head off to college.
In her work with parents, psychiatrist Dr. Melissa Deuter found that while there are plenty of baby and pregancy books for dealing with the beginning, what do you do at the end of parenting? We’ll talk about why emerging adults get “stuck” and some of the things parents should discuss before their young adults head off to college or away from their family home.
Family Financial Literacy
Certified Financial Planner Dee Govang joins me with tips on how to make financial literacy a regular part of your family life. From planning for maternity leave to discussing financial matters with your kids to helping your teens know the basics to make it in the “real world,” Dee will share many of her money tips.
Call in with your questions during the show: 250-386-1161.
Tune in this Saturday, August 23 at 4pm PT for Real Parenting on CFAX 1070!
My first guest is Vicki Hoefle, parent educator and author of Duct Tape Parenting: A less is more approach to raising respectful, responsible and resilient kids. We’re discussing the importance of family meetings. Vicki will tell us why to have them and how to facilitate them. Plus, Vicki will share her thoughts on why it’s good if you have a child who argues.
Allison Rees has been a parent educator for more than 20 years. Her local courses and seminars have been attended by more than 20,000 parents. She is a regular contributor of the “Cut it Out” section in Island Parent Magazine and is co-author of two books: Sidestepping the power struggle and The Parent Child Connection. Allison joins me to explain power struggles with our kids, what they look like and how we can avoid them.
Do you have a parenting question for these guests? Give us a call during the show at 250-386-1161.