A New change.
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
3M ago
Hello friends, This episode shares an upcoming change in this podcast. Please head over to Things You Learn in Therapy to continue to follow my work. https://thingsyoulearnintherapy.buzzsprout.com I am incredibly grateful to each of you who has supported this podcast to this point! Sincerely, Beth www.makewordsmatterforgood.com ..read more
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Ep119: Teaching Integrity to Children: From Little White Lies to Hard Truths
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
8M ago
Crossover episode!  Are you weary of those little white lies that your child is perpetually spinning? Relax, you're not alone, and we've got you covered in our enlightening chat on teaching integrity to kids. Join me, psychologist Beth Trammell, and Leslie Bolser from Core Essential Values as we unpack this tricky terrain. We delve into why kids lie, the importance of planting seeds of truth-telling, and why patience, not anger, is key to nurturing honesty. We assure you, it's a developmental phase, not a lifetime sentence. But we're not just talking about the little ones. We broaden our ..read more
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Ep 118: Harnessing Behavior Strategies to Keep Recess in Schools
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
8M ago
Are you a teacher grappling with how to manage challenging behaviors in the classroom, while ensuring recess isn't compromised? Then this conversation is for you. Today, we're joined by the incredible Colleen Martinez, a licensed clinical social worker and an assistant professor at Ramapo College of New Jersey, who is here to empower you with alternative strategies to maintain a positive learning environment without the need to take away recess. We dive deep into a plethora of topics with Colleen, starting from mastering the art of teaching transitions and creating a strong foundation of posi ..read more
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Ep 117: Exploring Wholeness: Interconnectedness, Balance, and the Power of Storytelling
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8M ago
Have you ever considered how the concept of wholeness, interconnectedness and balance could reshape your daily experiences, or even serve as a tool for teaching children? Join me and Virginia Dearani, a belly dancer and scholar, as we navigate the complexities of wholeness. Together, we tap into the rhythm of life, delving into the essence of balance that manifests in each breath, each movement, reflecting on the implications of this philosophy for all of us. We explore the worlds of science, Eastern medicine, and Indigenous education, seeking different perspectives on wholeness. In the end ..read more
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EP116: Crossover episode: Teaching Kids and Teens About Friendships: A Conversation with Leslie Bolser
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
9M ago
It's that time again. Crossover episode with CEV!  Discover some insight in our enlightening chat with Leslie Bolser, Curriculum Director for Core Central Values as we explore friendship. Drawing from her wealth of knowledge, she takes us on a journey of friendships from the early years to the teenage era. We explore the significance of enabling our younger kids to articulate care in their relationships and providing scripts for interacting with their pals. For parents navigating the complexities of childhood friendships, especially those with neurologically or developmentally delayed chi ..read more
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Ep115: Exploring the Power of Play: Transforming Routine into Learning Opportunities
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
9M ago
Ever found yourself feeling lost when it comes to engaging your child through play? Perhaps you're wondering how to create a dynamic that nurtures learning while keeping the atmosphere light and fun. As your host, I am thrilled to invite (another) Beth to the show! She is from Days with Gray to share her expertise on transforming everyday routines into playful learning opportunities.  Join us on a journey of discovery as we discuss the powerhouse that is play in early childhood and its impact on brain development. We'll also reveal how simple activities like color sorting, sticker circle ..read more
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Ep114: Breaking the Silence: Understanding Suicide, Intervention Strategies, and the Impact on First Responders
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
9M ago
There's no easy way to talk about suicide, but isn't it time we stopped shying away from this challenging topic? We're sitting down with Dr. Rosalie Aldrich, a dear friend, colleague, and expert on suicide, to shed light on this silent epidemic. We delve into her research, discuss how to recognize signs of someone at risk, and broach practical strategies on how we can motivate interventions. Imagine if we could equip ourselves with the knowledge and tools to potentially save a life. In our conversation with Dr. Aldrich, we explore practical intervention strategies, sharing a variety of ways t ..read more
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Ep113: Reclaiming the Power of Play with Dr. Colleen Martinez
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
9M ago
Buckle up for a ride with our guest, Dr. Colleen Martinez. A licensed clinical social worker, and registered play therapist, Colleen shares her expert insight into the world of play and its profound impact on children, particularly those who've experienced trauma. Join us as she talks about the power and importance of play that's guaranteed to inspire and ignite the inner child in all of us. Play isn't just child's play - the United Nations General Assembly and the American Academy of Pediatrics, among others, have chimed in on the conversation, highlighting the vital role of play in children ..read more
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EP112: Fostering Healthy Friendships: From Childhood Through Adolescence
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
10M ago
Let's talk about the topic of friendship! Something that might seem like a no-brainer, but actually is a lot more complicated. Join me and my guest, Leslie Bolser, Curriculum Director for Core Central Values, as we unravel the essence of childhood friendship. We delve into the importance of teaching kids the right language that reflects care and kindness, and how these early interactions shape their growing relationships.  As we ascend the age ladder, we tackle the intricate and sometimes nerve-wracking world of teenager friendships. We discuss how parents can skillfully wield their infl ..read more
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Ep111: Empowering Teen Girls: Navigating Body Image, Emotional Health, and Fashion Trends
Kids These Days need us to Make Words Matter for good
by Dr. Beth Trammell, PhD, HSPP
10M ago
Have you ever caught yourself wondering how societal beauty standards affect your daughter's perception of herself? How can we foster open conversations about self-esteem and body image? This episode features teen life coach and advocate Barb, who has been helping girls navigate these challenges since her early adult years. We delve into these questions, discussing the societal pressures women and girls face and how they influence our sense of self. We then turn our attention to the complex relationship between food and emotions. Barb provides insight into the adolescent brain and how it fact ..read more
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