Raising Good Humans

Dr. Aliza Pressman

I’m Dr. Aliza Pressman, developmental psychologist, parent educator, asst. clinical professor, and co-founder of both Mount Sinai Parenting Center and SeedlingsGroup. And I’m a mom… trying to raise two good humans myself, so I’m in this with you!

In each episode, we’ll go deep (but brief) with both experts and parents to share the most effective approaches and tools and talk about the important bigger picture of raising good humans. My goal is to make your parenting journey less overwhelming and a lot more joyful!

Please join me every Friday for new episodes of Raising Good Humans.

I’m Dr. Aliza Pressman, developmental psychologist, parent educator, asst. clinical professor, and co-founder of both Mount Sinai Parenting Center and SeedlingsGroup. And I’m a mom… trying to raise two good humans myself, so I’m in this with you!

In each episode, we’ll go deep (but brief) with both experts and parents to share the most effective approaches and tools and talk about the important bigger picture of raising good humans. My goal is to make your parenting journey less overwhelming and a lot more joyful!

Please join me every Friday for new episodes of Raising Good Humans.

Episodes
The Truth about Raising Boys
Finding the Beauty in Betrayal: Maggie Smith on Rebuilding Life after Divorce
Teens and Drinking: What you Need to Know and How Parents can Influence Behavior
Beyond ‘Just Try Your Best’: How to Foster Realistic Goals and Healthy Self-Worth in Kids
The Four Tendencies Framework and How We Respond To Expectations with Gretchen Rubin
Beyond the Screen: Redefining Childhood in the Digital Era w/ Jon Haidt
Humility as a Pathway: Transforming Grievance into Dialogue w/ Frank Bruni
The Fights Worth Having with our Young People: Dr. Lisa Damour on the Expectable Challenges, the Bad Rap of Guilt, and Knowing When to Worry
The Complete Guide to Understanding Menopause and Perimenopause w/ Dr. Mary Claire Haver
A Disciplined Approach to Discipline
The Transformative Power of Play
The Truth About Social Media: How It Affects Kids' Mental Health
Why Are We So Obsessed With Our Kids' Feelings? with Caitlin Murray aka @bigtimeadulting
New Science on Navigating the Breakthrough Teen Years
The Truth about Temperament: How to Better Understand your Child's Personality
Navigating the Landscape of Modern Parenting with Martha Stewart
Gut Health and Beyond: Uncovering the Power of Probiotics
Gaming, Social Media and Information Bingeing: Guiding Kids on Devices with Dr. Michael Rich
How to Become a Better Listener and Strengthen your Connection with your Kids w/ Lori Gottlieb
The Foundations for Strong Relationships
Raising Rigorous Critical Thinkers: How to Help Grow Authentic Humans Who Think Well
Child Skincare 101: From Infancy to Adolescence
Why Imperfect Parenting is Perfect w/ Dr. Lisa Damour & Reena Ninan
Jennifer Garner on The Five Principles of Parenting
Experiencing Joy While Our Hearts Are Broken: The Amen Effect
Simplifying Parenting w/ Kelly Corrigan
S3 Ep 51: From Science to Practice: The Five Principles of Parenting
S3 Ep 50: Our Wounds and Their Origins with Vienna Pharaon, LMFT
S3 Ep 49: Parenting on Display: How to Navigate Parenting In Front of Others w/ Susan Stiffelman
S3 Ep 48: Cultivating Inner Success and Building Emotional Resilience with Suneel Gupta
S3 Ep 47: How to Alleviate Mealtime Tension
S3 Ep 46: Decoding the Neuroscience of Emotions
S3 Ep 45: How to Spot Misinformation Online w/ Jessica Yellin
S3 Ep 44: How To Teach (And Practice) Self-Compassion with Dr. Shauna Shapiro
S3 Ep 43: Conscious Parenting: Creating the Ultimate Parent-Child Relationship
S3 Ep 42: Handling Big Feelings and Cultivating Resilient Kids with Cleo Wade
S3 Ep 41: How To Talk (And Not Talk) About Body Image
S3 Ep 40: Vaping and Gummies - What Parents Need to Know
S3 Ep 39: Preventing Substance Misuse
S3 Ep 38: Big Little Feelings - The Toddler Mamas are here!
S3 Ep 37: When Your Kid Makes A Mistake Online
S3 Ep 36: Bright Kids Who Can't Keep Up, w/ Dr. Ellen Braaten
S3 Ep 35: Tools for Navigating Challenging Feelings with Dr. Caroline Leaf
S3 Ep 34: Setting Your Middle Schooler Up For Success
S3 Ep 33: How to Cultivate A Healthy Sense of Achievement Within Your Kids
S3 Ep 32: Everything You Need to Know About Discipline
S3 Ep 31: How to Turn Failures Into Character-Building Moments
S3 Ep 30: Understanding Temperament Will Change the Way You Parent
S3 Ep 29: How To Raise Antiracist Kids
S3 Ep 28: All Things Pregnancy & Preparing for Baby with Professor Emily Oster
S3 Ep 27: Growing Up In Public: Approaching Screentime & Kids (Answering Your Questions!)
S3 Ep 26: Have Better Sex After Kids: Boost Your Sex IQ and Your Own Pleasure
S3 Ep 25: How to Alleviate “False” Anxiety and Get Back into Balance
S3 Ep 24: How Art (Even Doodling!) Supports Your Child's Development
S3 Ep 23: Breaking the Cycle of Trauma in Your Family
S3 Ep 22: The Psychology of Succession: Exploring the Complex Parenting Dynamics
S3 Ep 21: Your Brain During the Transition to Menopause
S3 Ep 20: The Price Women Pay to Be Good with Elise Loehnen
S3 Ep 19: What You Need To Know About Perimenopause Now with Dr. Sharon Malone
S3 Ep 18: Supporting Your Kid's Mental Health (While You're Waiting for an Appointment)
S3 Ep 17: Screaming on the Inside with Jessica Grose
S3 Ep 16: Analyzing Succession's Parent-Child and Sibling Relationships
S3 Ep 15: Helping Kids Through Mental Health Challenges and Diagnoses
S3 Ep 14: How to Become A Good Listener and Connect With Your Kids w/ Psychotherapist Lori Gottlieb
S3 Ep 13: Unlocking the Intelligence of Autism
S3 Ep 12: How Our Unconscious Experiences Shape Us (And Our Kids) with Dr. Gabor Maté
S3 Ep 11: The Myth of Normal with Dr. Gabor Maté
S3 Ep 10: Real Self Care - Minus the Bubbles and Crystals with Dr. Pooja Lakshmin
S3 Ep 9: Bullying: What It is, What It isn’t and What To Do
S3 Ep 8: Understanding Teen Distress: When to Worry and What to Do
S3 Ep 7: Understanding the Social & Emotional Lives of Teenagers with Dr. Lisa Damour
S3 Ep 6: Anti-Fragility: Raise Kids Who Grow From Challenges
S3 Ep 5: Why Anxiety is Good For You (Even Though It Feels Bad)
S3 Ep 4: Present, Not Perfect with Dr. Dan Siegel
S3 Ep 3: Retraining Your Awareness
S3 Ep 2: How To Build A Happy Life
S3 Ep 1: Emotional Intelligence: Giving Ourselves and Our Kids Permission to Feel with Dr. Marc Brackett
S2 Ep 101: Practical Tools for Tricky Toddler Transitions
S2 Ep 100: Big Little Feelings — Toddler Experts Talking Toddlers
S2 Ep 99: The Bottom Line For Baby with Dr. Tina Payne Bryson
S2 Ep 98: Understanding Secure Attachment with Professor Alan Sroufe
S2 Ep 97: Your Daughter Has Superpowers
S2 Ep 96: Poised to Flourish: What New Science Tells Us About the Developing Female Brain
S2 Ep 95: The Accidental Trap of Saying "Just Try Your Best"
S2 Ep 94: How To Set Clear Boundaries with Sensitivity w/ Dr. Joshua Sparrow
S2 Ep 93: Answering Your Questions & A Gratitude Meditation
S2 Ep 92: Prepping for Common Holiday Emergencies with Dr. Christina Johns
S2 Ep 91: David Harbour on Becoming a Stepdad
Introducing Raising Good Humans Premium
S2 Ep 90: Everything to Know About the Latest Covid Vaccine for Children w/ Dr. Diana Ramos, California's Surgeon General
S2 Ep 89: Does Social Media Exacerbate Perfectionism?
S2 Ep 88: Mythbusting Perfectionism with Professor Thomas Curran
S2 Ep 87: Parents of Big Reactors
S2 Ep 86: Extreme Aggression: When Deep Breaths and Bear Hugs Make Things Worse
S2 Ep 85: Talking to Your Kids About Sex and Porn
S2 Ep 84: Better Understand Your Kids with Theory of Mind
S2 Ep 83: Facing Your Feelings Without Judgement Using Internal Family Systems
S2 Ep 82: Make Peace with Your Anger Through the Internal Family Systems Model
S2 Ep 81: Mitigating Perfectionism in Your Parenting
S2 Ep 80: The Only Steps You Need to Solve Any Parenting Challenge
S2 Ep 79: Our Surrogacy Journey with Derek Blasberg and Nick Brown
S2 Ep 78: The Antidote to Toxic Positivity with Whitney Goodman (@sitwithwhit)
S2 Ep 77: Keeping Your Kid’s Personal Info Safe Online (Partner)
S2 Ep 76: Motivating Your Kids
S2 Ep 75: Your Child's Brain on Sports
S2 Ep 74: Growing Compassion in Yourself and Your Family
S2 Ep 73: "Can It, Mary Sunshine!": How to Talk to Grieving People
S2 Ep 72: Parenting and Caregiving While Grieving
S2 Ep 71: The Future of Baby Food with Once Upon A Farm’s Cassandra Curtis (Partner)
S2 Ep 70: What the Secrets of the Brain Reveal About Getting It Right When You Have To with Dr. Sian Beilock
S2 Ep 69: Talking to Your Kids About Fentanyl & Prescription Drugs
S2 Ep 68: Teen Party Culture Q&A with Dr. Dolly Klock
BONUS: S2 Ep 67: Quick Practices to Grow Your Gratitude Muscle
S2 Ep 66: The Vagina Whisperer with Dr. Sara Reardon
S2 Ep 65: Fathers and Daughters with Educator Kimberly Wolf
S2 Ep 64: How to Build a Parent Centered Nation With Dr. Dana Suskind
S2 Ep 63: Raising Kids Who Have A Sense of Autonomy with Stephanie M. Carlson
BONUS: S2 Ep 62: Getting Older Is a Beautiful Thing: 87 Year Old Business Legend Alan Patricof Shares His Secrets
S2 Ep 61: The Brain on Cannabis — What You Need to Know
S2 Ep 60: The Building Block for Personality with Dr. Koraly Perez-Edgar
S2 Ep 59: Why We Keep Secrets with Michael Slepian
S2 Ep 58: The Power of Melancholy with NYTimes Bestselling Author Susan Cain
S2 Ep 57: Raising Anti-Racist Children: Values & Practice with Britt Hawthorne
BONUS: S2 Ep 56: The Case for Summer Camp w/ Galileo CMO Annie Appel
S2 Ep 55: Having Tough Conversations About Race and Gender with Kids (And with Yourself) w/ Britt Hawthorne
S2 Ep 54: The Pre-K Debate and How To Interpret Studies
S2 Ep 53: A Mindfulness Meditation for Easier Interactions with Your Kids
S2 Ep 52: Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Andrea Elliot talks about Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City
S2 Ep 51: What’s the Deal with “Gentle Parenting”? with Dr. Tina Payne Bryson
S2 Ep 50: When One Child Has Autism, What Happens with the Typically Developing Sibling? A Conversation with Shazi Visram
S2 Ep 49: The Most Powerful Parenting Tool in Your ToolKit with Dr. Shauna Shapiro
S2 Ep 48: Cultivating Inquiry in Kids: News Not Noise With Award Winning Journalist Jessica Yellin
S2 Ep 47: Perfectionism and Confidence with Dr. Michele Borba
S2 Ep 46: Bonus Episode: Live listener Q and A with Zoe Winkler Reinis, Mom of a 4, 6 and 10 Year Old (and Co-Founder of thisisabouthumanity.org)
S2 Ep 45: How to Have Hard Conversations With Kids: The War in Ukraine
S2 Ep 44: Spiritual Junkie and Bestselling Author Gabby Bernstein
S2 Ep 43: ANYTHING BUT MY PHONE, MOM! With Dr. Roni Cohen-Sandler
S2 Ep 42: Jessica Alba Talks Purpose and Parenting and Letting Go
S2 Ep 41: Listener Q and A: Throwing, Consequences, Lovies, And Daycare
S2 Ep 40: Everyday Vitality: Turning Stress Into Strength With Dr. Samantha Boardman
S2 Ep 39: Finding Your Unicorn Space With NY Times Best Selling Author Eve Rodsky
S2 Ep 38: Beyond Just Behavior: Using Brain and Body Connection With Dr. Mona Delahooke
S2 Ep 37: Think Again Parenting: Adam Grant Translating His Leadership Tools Into Parenting Tools
S2 Ep 36: Anxiety may be as contagious as Omicron: Helping Our Kids When We Have Our Own Anxiety to Reckon With
S2 Ep 35: Listener Q and A with Dr. Aliza (Rerun)
S2 Ep 34: Talking About Sex with Dr. Cara Natterson and Vanessa Kroll Bennett
S2 Ep 33: “I Can, Therefore I Must” - The Risks of High Achieving Stressors and the Powerful Protection of Close Relationships (Rerun)
S2 Ep 32: Drew Barrymore Gets Real
S2 Ep 31: Supporting Tots to Teens During Holiday Stress and Excitement
S2 Ep 30: Bonus Episode: Siblings: Rivalry, Bullying, Fairness and Aggression
S2 Ep 29: When There Is a Favorite Parent And Giving Space to Your Co-Parent
S2 Ep 28: Renowned Psychiatrist Dr. Helen Egger Talks About Nightmares vs Night Terrors
S2 Ep 27: Chazz Lewis on Using Social Media to Support Your Parenting.
S2 Ep 26: Picky Eaters Tots to Teens
S2 Ep 25: Sharon Salzberg Brings the Wisdom of Real Mindfulness Practice Into Everyday Parenting
S2 Ep 24: Tweens and Teens: Signs of Eating Disorders, Squid Games, Praising for Looks, Finding Appropriate Curfews
S2 Ep 23: A Registered Dietitian Helps Set Up Healthy Eating Habits From Tot To Teen
S2 Ep 22: Fair Play and The Practical, Time and Anxiety Saving System For Couples To Run The Household
S2 Ep 21: Practical Tools for Tricky Toddler Transitions With Renowned Psychologist and Best Selling Author Dr. Tina Payne Bryson
S2 Ep 20: Unleashing The Power of Play With Play with Professor Peter Gray
S2 Ep 19: How To Best Promote Independent Thinking, Navigate Challenging Situations and Shaping Morning Routines with Dr. Aliza
S2 Ep 18: Neurologist Dr. Scott Small Talks About The Blueprint of The Brain And How To Support Memory and Normal Forgetting With Neurologist Dr. Scott Small
S2 Ep 17: Who Is Mothering Mom? A conversation with Dr. Suniya Luthar and Dr. Aliza Pressman.
S2 Ep 16: Why Is My Child in Charge? A Roadmap to End Power Struggles.
S2 Ep 15: New York Times Best Selling Author Dr. Madeline Levine On Setting Our Kids Up For Resilience.
S2 Ep 14: Dr. Aliza is  Answering Listener Questions About Sleep and Kids Interrupting! 
S2 Ep 13: The Sleep Doctor: How do you sleep train a baby, how do you sleep train a toddler and what happens to sleep training with older kids?
S2 Ep 12: How to Have a Healthy Transition From Summer Back to School With Child Psychiatrist Dr. Helen Egger
S2 Ep 11: Dr. Joshua Sparrow Talks Punishments, Consequences and Time-Outs.
S2 Ep 10: How to Raise Kids Who Aren't Assholes with Author Melinda Wenner Moyer
S2 Ep 9: The Camp Episode From Dr. Michael Thompson Author of Homesick and Happy
S2 Ep 8: Listener Q and A With Dr. Aliza: Praise, Competitiveness and Family Code Words.
S2 Ep 7: Challenging Friendship Scenarios With Bestselling Author Rachel Simmons
S2 Ep 6: Conscious Uncoupling and Conscious Fighting Within Coupling With Katherine Woodward Thomas
S2 Ep 5: Covid 19 Vaccine and Kids/Teens With Physician and Public Health Expert Dr. Kristin Oliver.
S2 Ep 4: Julianna Margulies Shares Her Experience Being Parented and How It Shaped Her Own Parenting
S2 Ep 3: How to Decrease Yelling as a Discipline Strategy 
S2 Ep 2: Poop Problems with Dr. Fredric Daum
S2 Ep 1: How To Take In Expert Parenting Advice
Ep 100: Dr. Elisha Goldstein Talking Mindfulness and Concrete Ways to Manage Anxiety
Ep 99: Tantrums Episode With Renowned and Compassionate Child Psychiatrist  Dr. Helen Egger
Ep 98: NYTimes Best Selling Author Julie Lythcott- Haims Talks About How To Raise An Adult and How To Be One!
Ep 97: Divorce and Separation When You Have Younger Children
Ep 96: Postpartum Depression and The Transition To Parenthood with Dr. Catherine Monk
Ep 95: Suicide Prevention with Dr. Kelly Posner Gerstenhaber, Professor and Founder-Director of the Columbia Lighthouse Project.
Ep 94: The Real Attachment Science: What it is And What it is Not, with Legendary Professor Alan Sroufe
Ep 93: A Mother’s Journey Into Attachment and How We Come To Be Who We Are
Ep 92: Renowned Adolescent Health Expert Dr. Ken Ginsburg on How Teenagers Thrive
Ep 91: "The Toddler Whisperer", Dr. Tovah Klein, Talks Siblings
Ep 90: Entitled Kids, Whining and Other Listener Q and A 
How to Talk With Children About the Holocaust
Ep 88: The Addiction Inoculation with Best-Selling Author and Educator Jessica Lahey.
Ep 87: A Conversation With Cleo Wade: Shame Antibodies, Curiosity and What the Road Said.
Ep 86: A Different Approach to Eating with Dr. Will Cole
Ep 85: Professor Emily Oster Giving Data Based Guidance For Parents: School Opening, Vaccines, and What To Do.
Ep 84: How To Talk To Middle Schoolers About Thorny Topics
Ep 83: 7 character strengths to raise “Thrivers” Dr. Michele Borba
Ep 82: The Porn Episode: Protecting and Preparing Kids
Ep 81: Discipline Q and A with Dr. Aliza
Ep 80: Puberty: How to Talk About it And What to Say
Ep 79: Goldilocks Parenting: How to  Shape Executive Function Skills Through Caregiving with Distinguished Professor, Dr. Stephanie Carlson
Ep 78: The Key to Kindergarten Admissions + Listener Q and A
Ep 77: Dr. Dan Siegel Talks About The Stories We Tell To Help Kids Make Sense of Their Experiences.
Ep 76: Executive Function Skills Are The Air Traffic Control System of The Brain  with Professor Phil Zelazo 
Ep 75: New Year’s Day Q and A with Ask Ronna’s Ronna Glickman and Dr. Aliza
Ep 74: Big Little Feelings Toddler Experts Are Talking Toddlers
Ep 73: Michael Ian Black is Expanding How We Understand Masculinity
Ep 72: Moms Demand Action founder Shannon Watts talks about gun safety and the power of fighting like a mother. 
Ep 71: Positive Psychology NOT Toxic Positivity with Dr. Sasha Heinz
Ep 70: Dr. Aliza with Michael Bosstick and Lauryn Evarts Bosstick of The Skinny Confidential Podcast
Ep 69: 10 Listener Q and A's with Dr. Aliza
Ep 68: Unpacking gender, and sexuality with Dr. Nia Heard- Garris and Dr. Nevin Heard
Ep 67: The Power of Co-Regulation with Dr. Claudia Gold.
Ep 66: Dr. Shauna Shapiro on using mindfulness to help grow our emotional resources and our children’s self regulation.
Ep 65: Parenting the Highly Sensitive Child
Ep 64: Explaining RIE Parenting with Janet Lansbury
Ep 63: Essential Habits that Build Empathy With Best Selling Author, Dr. Michele Borba
Ep 62: Opportunity Mindset with author, educator and researcher Ellen Galinsky
Ep 61: The Science  of Attachment with author Bethany Saltman
Ep 60: I Am Worthy To Be Loved: New York Times best-selling children’s book author, Derrick Barnes.
Ep 59: Trauma therapist Janina Fisher, PhD on how we can steady our nervous system during stressful times.
Ep 58: The Bottom Line For Baby with Dr. Tina Payne Bryson
Ep 57: Jennifer Garner on Pandemic Parenting and Listener Q and A
Ep 56: How to get kids to play independently with @theworkspaceforchildren play advocate, Lizzie Assa MsED
Ep 55: What We Can Do To Perform Better Under Stress with Professor Sian Leah Beilock
Ep 54: "The Toddler Whisperer" with Tovah Klein, PhD.
Ep 53: How to cultivate healthy responses to anxiety with Dr. Lisa Damour
Ep 52: The Mental Tool Kit For Success With  Professor Adele Diamond
Ep 51: Understanding the Social & Emotional Lives of Teenagers with Dr. Lisa Damour (Re-Air)
Ep 50: What’s happening in your baby’s brain when they sleep, with Professor Mark Blumberg, PhD
Ep 49: Everything You Need To Know About Discipline with Dr. Tina Payne Bryson
Ep 48: Julianna Margulies Talks About Parenting During Strange Times
Ep 47: Children's Environmental Health During Covid-19
Ep 46: Dr. Allison Briscoe-Smith: How we talk about race, raising anti-racist kids and the science of hope. 
Ep 45: 15 ways to make the transition to "re-entry" better for your family
Ep 44: Dr. Polly Young Eisendrath on Fighting Well With And in Front of Kids and How Living With  Masks Impacts Human Development
Ep 43: Parenting Toddlers:  Answering questions about toddler fears, tantrums,, sibling fights, impulse control, sleep challenges and more.
Ep 42: Dr. Suniya Luthar - The kids are actually alright…how is mom?
Ep 41: How to build resilience in Kids
Ep 40: How to get those babies talking!
Ep 39: Tools for helping kids with anxiety, ADHD, and other challenges get through quarantine; Helping children cope with loss and grief.
Ep 38: How Humans Form Memories to Live Adaptively
Ep 37: The Power of Discord with renowned developmental psychologist Edward Tronick, PhD
Ep 36: Tips for Health Care Providers, Hospital Staff and Their Co-Parents During COVID-19
Ep 35: Growing Pains: How Humans Grow and What That Means for Behavior
Ep 34: What to do with little ones when you can't go anywhere or buy anything (and even when you can!)
Ep 33: The New Coronavirus and Kids: an Immunologist, a Pediatrician and a Psychologist weigh in.
Ep 32: Real time Q and A with mom of 3 young boys and founder of This Is About Humanity, Zoe Winkler Reinis.
Ep 31: How to talk to kids about race, gender and other taboo topics
Ep 30: Anxiety and Children: what it looks like, how to respond and when to worry
Ep 29: What to think about before we post and talk about our kids online with law Professor Leah Plunkett
Ep 28: Rewiring your brain through mindfulness and self compassion can change how you parent with Dr. Shauna Shapiro
Ep 27: Puberty: Continuing the conversation about talking with boys
Ep 26: Raising children with special needs with Priscilla Gilman, author of The Anti Romantic Child: A Story of Unexpected Joy.
Ep 25: Boys and sex (and porn…and masturbation…) with Peggy Orenstein
Ep 24: Dr. Dan Siegel and the most powerful influence on your child’s developing brain.
Ep 23: Lying in Early Childhood
Ep 22: Listener Q and A with Dr. Aliza
Ep 21: Siblings: Rivalry, fairness, new sibling, and taking sides, with Dr. Joshua Sparrow
Ep 20: Drew Barrymore and Dr Aliza Pressman and the holiday episode: is Santa real, weird elf on the shelf issues, making meaningful traditions, and holiday feelings. 
Ep 19: Husband and Wife (and parents of 3), Mark Feuerstein and Dana Klein having a “Session”.
Ep 18: Parenting is not Paint by numbers: Boundaries and Discipline with Dr. Joshua Sparrow
Ep 17: Transition from childhood to teen, contending with adult authority and all the other goodies that come with raising teenagers with new York Times Bestselling Author, psychologist Lisa Damour, PhD.
Ep 16: Every Mother Counts with Christy Turlington Burns
Ep 15: Mindful Discipline: Shame doesn’t work, with Dr. Shauna Shapiro.
Ep 14: Helping your baby sleep: crying, napping, pacifiers and sleep training with Dr. Aliza’s seedlingsgroup co-founder, Dr. Bronwyn Charlton; plus the difference between shame and guilt, praise junkies and productive criticism!
Ep 13: From video games to porn: Dr. Aliza talks boys with Raising Cain author Dr. Michael Thompson.
Ep 12: Escaping the self-esteem trap with Dr. Polly Young-Eisendrath
Ep 11: Discipline, Boundaries, "Snowplow Parenting", and Over scheduling: A discussion with Mom Molly Sims
Ep 10: Dr. Aliza answers listener questions about conflicts with friends, preschool grooming battles and toddler tantrums plus a conversation with actress Emily Mortimer
Ep 9: Girl friendships: bullies, best friends and true friends
Ep 8: Odd Mom Out creator Jill Kargman parenting pet peeves vs science. Also Jill talks about her son experiencing anti semitism in school.
Ep 7: Feeding episode: Solid foods, picky eaters and dessert
Ep 6: “I can, therefore I must” - the risks of high achieving stressors and the powerful protection of close relationships
Ep 5: Michael Ian Black on sadness, worries and masculinity; and how to talk to kids about terrifying events
Ep 4: “Mom I want a phone!” with Rachel Simmons
Ep 3: Economist Emily Oster helps making decisions a little bit easier and how to potty train!
Ep 2: Connect then redirect: using brain science to help us parent with Dr. Dan Siegel
Ep 1: We’re all just doing our best: a conversation with Drew Barrymore
Raising Good Humans – Trailer