3:6 Coaching with Susan: Helping a Child Prepare for Extended Travel
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
14h ago
In this episode, Susan helps a parent with an unusual dilemma: their family will be traveling for a year, and their young daughter is resistant to the idea. Susan discusses the importance of making it safe for the child to express fears while remaining clear and relaxed. http://pages.susanstiffelman.com/helping-child-travel-podcast ..read more
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3:4 Exploring Ancestral Anger with Susan Stiffelman
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
1w ago
In this episode, Susan talks with a parent who struggles with what she calls "ancestral anger" toward her preschooler -- a feeling of rage that stems from an unhealed part of her own childhood. Susan coaches this parent on handling the build up of rage when it makes its next appearance with her child. http://pages.susanstiffelman.com/podcast-ancestral-anger ..read more
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3:3 Support for a Struggling Middle Child with Susan Stiffelman
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
3w ago
In this episode, Susan talks with a parent who wants help supporting her middle child. Her 7-year-old daughter is struggling with the disappointment and frustration of being a middle child, so Susan uses a role-play to coach this parent on helping her child grieve the reality of her unchanging position in the family. http://pages.susanstiffelman.com/podcast-middle-child ..read more
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3:2 Helping Kids Take Medicine with Susan Stiffelman
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
1M ago
In this episode, Susan talks with Kelsey, who shares her experience with her assertive, expressive 7- and 9-year-old daughters. The conversation emphasizes the balance between respecting children's autonomy and fulfilling the responsibilities of a parent. They talk about how the daughters resist taking medicine and how Kelsey can acknowledge her daughters' autonomy while also ensuring they get the medical care they need. https://pages.susanstiffelman.com/taking-medicine-podcast ..read more
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3:1 Coaching With Susan: Encouraging Friendly Sibling Interactions
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
1M ago
In this episode, Susan coaches a parent, "Marie," who discusses her large family, including two children on the autism spectrum. She's looking for advice on encouraging more friendly, positive interactions between her five children. Susan coaches Marie on managing children with high functioning autism, focusing on executive functioning, and emphasizing the unique strengths and challenges of each child. http://pages.susanstiffelman.com/coaching-podcast-friendly-siblings ..read more
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2:11 Catching Your Breath
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
2M ago
In this episode, Susan shares her thoughts on navigating the holiday season, reflecting on the relentless pace of modern life, the challenges posed by technology, and the importance of taking time to recharge. Susan also talks about her personal practice of unplugging for several weeks and the positive impact it has on her well-being. https://pages.susanstiffelman.com/catching-your-breath-podcast ..read more
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2:10 Five Principles of Parenting with Aliza Pressman
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
2M ago
Susan talks with Dr. Pressman about the five guiding principles for raising a good human: relationships, reflection, regulation, rules, and repair. They stress the importance of being a "good enough" parent, rather than striving for perfection, and emphasize that imperfection is a natural part of being human. http://pages.susanstiffelman.com/aliza-pressman-podcast-episode ..read more
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2:9 When A Child Is Reluctant To Go To School
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
3M ago
In this episode, Susan coaches a parent whose son is reluctant to go to school because his feelings have been getting hurt at recess. Susan offers a kid-friendly way to help her child take things less personally by looking at the Bad B’s (negative beliefs) that fuel his insecurities. https://susanstiffelman.com/reluctant-school-child-podcast ..read more
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2:8 Learning to be Captain of the Ship
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
3M ago
Susan responds to a parent’s question about how to become the Captain of the ship if you grew up with permissive parents who gave you whatever you wanted, sharing important insights into making the shift to setting loving limits with kids. https://susanstiffelman.com/captain-podcast ..read more
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2:7 Helping Kids Cope With Frustration
Parenting Without Power Struggles
by Susan Stiffelman
4M ago
In this episode, Susan answers a parent’s question about a child’s difficulty with disappointment. She emphasizes the importance of  grounding oneself before setting limits to support children and shares tips to better help children cope with frustrating experiences. https://susanstiffelman.com/frustration-podcast ..read more
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