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Leigh & Pierre Part 3 of 3: When Your Kid is Having a Meltdown

This episode is the third and final session with Leigh and Pierre whose nearly 5-year-old daughter Jean has big emotional reactions.

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Previous Episodes

Leigh & Pierre Part 2 of 3: When Your Kid Likes to be in Control

May 7, 2024
This episode is part two of a three part series with Leigh and Pierre who have two daughters. Click for more information.

Leigh & Pierre Part 1 of 3: When your Kid Doesn’t Want to Talk

April 30, 2024
This is part one of a three-part series with parents Leigh and Pierre. Click for more information.

Special Guests Dale and Carrie Rubury: When your Sibling is the “Monster” Child

April 23, 2024
Today’s is a special episode focusing on sibling dynamics. Click for more information.

Molly & Alastair Part 4 of 4: When Everyone in the Family has a little bit of Anxiety

April 16, 2024
This episode is part four of four sessions with parents Molly and Alastair. Click for more information.

Molly & Alastair Part 3 of 4: When your Co-Parent Steps in to Help

April 9, 2024
This episode is part three of four sessions with parents Molly and Alastair. Click for more information.

Molly & Alastair Part 2 of 4: When you’re in a Power Struggle with your Kids

April 2, 2024
This episode is part two of four sessions with parents Molly and Alastair. Click for more information.

Molly & Alastair Part 1 of 4: When your Kids Need Different Kinds of Support

March 26, 2024
This is part one of the four part series with Molly and Alastair. These parents have 2 children who are very different.  Click for more information.

Special Guest Jamilah Lemieux: Deciding to Take your Kid to Therapy

March 19, 2024
Today’s bonus episode is with special guest Jamilah Lemieux, and it’s all about therapy. Click for more information.

Salimah Part 4 of 4: When Parenting Feels Relentless

March 12, 2024
This week’s episode is our last with single mother of three Salimah. Click for more information.

Salimah Part 3 of 4: When Your Happy Kid is Mean to You

March 5, 2024
Welcome to part 3 of our 4-part series with Salima, a single mother of three children with very different needs.  Click for more information.

Salimah Part 2 of 4: When Your Teen Shrugs Their Shoulders

February 27, 2024
Welcome to part 2 of our 4-part series with Salima, a single mother of three children with very different needs.  Click for more information.

Salimah Part 1 of 4: When Your Kid Destroys Their Room

February 20, 2024
This week we meet Salimah, single mother of three wonderful children, 13-year-old Alani, 7-year-old Rene, and 5-year-old Terrel. Click for more information.

Special Guest Dr. Liz Angoff: Explaining a Diagnosis to Parents and Children

February 13, 2024
Brains can be confusing – how they work, what they do, how yours is different from other people’s. Click for more information.

Emilee & David Part 3 of 3: When Your Kid Metaphorically Throws Up On You

February 6, 2024
This is part 3 of the 3 part series with Emilee and David. Click for more information.

Emilee & David Part 2 of 3: When You Have Different Parenting Styles and How to Do Less

January 30, 2024
This is part 2 of the 3 part series with Emilee and David. Click for more information.

Emilee & David Part 1 of 3: When Your Kid Says "I Don’t know"

January 23, 2024
This is part 1 of the 3 part series with Emilee and David. Click for more information.

S02 E28 - Trailer for Season 2

January 16, 2024
Season 2 Launches… Click for more information.

S01 E27 - Focus On Understanding Your Kid's Big Reactions with Guest Dale Rubury

November 27, 2023
Bonus episode… Click for more information.

S01 E26 - Managing Holiday Stress with Michael Ian Black and Martha Hagen-Black

November 20, 2023
Bonus episode… Click for more information.

S01 E25 - What It’s Like To Be A Guest On Is My Child A Monster?

October 16, 2023
Behind the scenes with Leslie and her produce Alletta Cooper. Click for more information.

S01 E24 - Revisit: Michelle & Emiliano: When Your Kid Is Afraid To Do New Things

October 9, 2023
We revisit about when children are afraid to do new things. Click for more information.

S01 E23 - Focus On Raising A Responsible Child Versus Raising an Obedient Child with Guest Dale Rubury

October 2, 2023
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S01 E22 - Alice Part 3 of 3: When Your Kids Complain

September 25, 2023
This is part 3 of the 3 part series with Alice.  Click for more information.

S01 E21 - Alice Part 2 of 3: When Your Life is Full of Shoulds

September 18, 2023
This is part 2 of the 3 part series with Alice.  Click for more information.

S01 E20 - Alice Part 1 of 3: When Your Kid Says "It's Unfair"

September 11, 2023
This is part 1 of the 3 part series with Alice.  Click for more information.

S01 E19 - Focus On Parenting A LGBTQ+ Child With Special Guest Lindz Amer

September 4, 2023
A special episode with guest Lindz Amer (they/them)… Click for more information.

S01 E18 - May Part 1 of 1: When Parenting A Trans Child

August 28, 2023
This is a single session with our guest May.  Click for more information.

S01 E17 - Zach & Sarah Part 2 of 2: When Your Teen Doesn't Want to Grow Up

August 21, 2023
This is two of a two part series with Zach and Sarah. Click for more information.

S01 E16 - Zach & Sarah Part 1 of 2: When Your Teen Is Withdrawn

August 14, 2023
This is part one of a two part series with Zach and Sarah. Click for more information.

S01 E15 - Mary: When Your Kid's Worries Disrupt Bedtime

August 7, 2023
Mary shares how her 4 year old son, Oliver seems to be struggling after the loss of his infant cousin. Click for more information.

S01 E14 - Skills Focus on Apologies with Guest Dale Rubury

July 31, 2023
This is the second skills focused episode of the season. Click for more information.

S01 E13 - Kathryn Part 5 of 5: When Conflict Escalates

July 24, 2023
This is the fifth episode in a five part series with Kathryn. Click for more information.

S01 E12 - Kathryn Part 4 of 5: When Your Teen Deserves An Apology

July 17, 2023
This is the fourth episode in a five part series with Kathryn. Click for more information.

S01 E11 - Kathryn Part 3 of 5: When Your Teen Breaks The Rules

July 10, 2023
This is the third episode in a five part series with Kathryn. Click for more information.

S01 E10 - Kathryn Part 2 of 5: When Your Teen Says "You Don't Understand Me"

July 3, 2023
This is the second episode in a five part series with Kathryn. Click for more information.

S01 E09 - Kathryn Part 1 of 5: When Parenting Your Teen Feels Like a Rollercoaster

June 26, 2023
This is the first episode in a five part series with Kathryn. Click for more information.

S01 E08 - Skills Focus: Building Mastery with Guest Dale Rubury

June 19, 2023
This episode focuses on the skill of building mastery introduced in a previous episode. Click for more information.

S01 E07 - Tim & Natasha Part 4 of 4: The Blame Game

June 12, 2023
This is part four in a four part series. Click for more information.

S01 E06 - Tim & Natasha Part 3 of 4: When You Lose Your Cool

June 5, 2023
This is part three in a four part series. Click for more information.

S01 E05 - Tim & Natasha Part 2 of 4: How Your Parents Affect Your Parenting

May 29, 2023
This is part two in a four part series. Click for more information.

S01 E04 - Tim & Natasha Part 1 of 4: When Your Kid Drives You Crazy

May 22, 2023
This is part one in a four part series. Click for more information.

S01 E03 - Michelle & Emiliano: When Your Kid Is Afraid To Do New Things

May 15, 2023
This is part three in a three part series. Click for more information.

S01 E02 - Michelle & Emiliano: When Your Kid Can't Sleep

May 8, 2023
This is part two in a three part series. Click for more information.

S01 E01 - Michelle & Emiliano: When Your Kid Struggles with Anxiety

May 1, 2023
This is part one in a three part series. Click for more information.

S1 E00 - Meet the Host: How parenting made me the therapist I am.

April 24, 2023
A brand new parenting therapy podcast with host Leslie Cohen-Rubury, LCSW. Click for more information.

Season One Trailer

April 17, 2023
Listen to the trailer as a hint of what’s to come.
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