• Podcast

  • Tune in to weekly podcast episodes filled with real, raw, and relevant talk about raising teens and parenting young adults in today's world. Mighty Parenting is also available on your favorite podcast player app.

    If you have a topic you would like us to cover, or an expert that you believe would make a great guest, please email us at connect@mightyparenting.com.

  • Podcast Episodes

  • Marriage And Kids: Why It Matters | Dr Terri Orbuch | Episode 27

    Marriage and kids, they go together but they also impact each other. Parenting teens can be a challenge and keeping our marriage strong while doing it can be a bigger challenge. Mighty Parenting Podcast hosts, Judy Davis and Sandy Fowler, explore marriage and kids with relationship expert Dr. Terri Orbuch. Dr. Orbuch has spent over 25 years heading up a National Institute of Health study on [...]

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    Learning 101: How Learning Styles Could Be Holding Your Child Back | Kimberly Kassner | Episode 26

    Oftentimes our kids struggle in school. Whether they get poor grades, spend hours doing homework, or appear to be lazy, it affects their self-esteem and may impact their future. But are they lazy? Are they just not as smart as the other kids? The answer is no. Hosts Judy Davis and Sandy Fowler delve into this frustrating area with learning expert Kimberly Kassner. Kimberly works with students of [...]

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    Parenting Power Struggle – Tired of Fighting with Your Teen? | Neil D. Brown | Episode 25

    Tired of fighting with your teen? This isn’t the picture you imagined when your baby was born. You likely envisioned spending time together, laughing and having fun, not living through parenting power struggles. The good news is you aren’t alone and there is a way out. Mighty Parenting podcast hosts, Judy Davis and Sandy Fowler, interview Neil D. Brown to discover the real reason you are [...]

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    Overcoming Obstacles to Success – What Parents of Teens Need to Know | Shannon Evans | Episode 24

    As parents, we want the best for our kids, and overcoming obstacles to success is so important in the teen years. In today’s culture, there is huge pressure to succeed and both parents and teens feel it. So what causes our kids to fail? What roadblocks could stop them? In today’s Mighty Parenting podcast, Sandy Fowler and Judy Davis find out what parents of teens need to know as they [...]

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    Emotional Eating - How It's Hijacking Our Families | Karen R Koenig | Episode 23

    Emotional eating has become a widespread problem and it’s one that affects parents and teens alike. We’ve watched stress levels rise in ourselves and in our teenagers, but along with that we have not really learned new ways to handle that stress or all the other feelings we experience on a daily basis. So what happens? We use food to deal with our emotions and get into a pattern of emotional [...]

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    Mighty Parenting Tackles: Are You Supporting Your Child? | Sandy Fowler and Judy Davis | Episode 22

    Parents first job is supporting your child. We want the best for their kids and that includes a secure job and a financially stable future. But, are you really supporting your child and their future? Culturally we’ve been taught that there is one path to that goal and we push our kids to follow it. But what happens when our child doesn’t feel it’s the right path for them? In that case, [...]

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    Parenting Problem - The Surprising Solution Might Be Time Management for Teens | Leslie Josel | Episode 21

    Parents deal with many problems; getting-out-the-door-in-the-morning struggles, arguments about when homework will get done, and you might have a child who is chronically late. It can be incredibly frustrating and exhausting to face a problem like time management for teens. What parents don't realize is that many of the struggles and battles they have with their teen stem from problems with time [...]

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    Positive Parental Involvement In Youth Sports | Janis B Meredith | Episode 20

    Youth sports touches the lives of millions of children and teens every day. Being part of a team, learning new skills, and improving health are all part of the positive impact. Unfortunately, well-intentioned parents can negate that positive impact. Parental involvement in youth sports can rob teens of the learning opportunities and the fun of playing sports, and it can even contribute to burnout.[...]

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    Mighty Parenting Tackles: What Parents Need To Know About 13 Reasons Why | Judy Davis Sandy Fowler | Episode 19

    There’s no doubt that 13 Reasons Why is controversial. Whether you love it, hate it, or are avoiding it, recognizing that it is part of our children’s world will help you manage their exposure and deal with any reactions. There’s a lot going on here and, since the first season hit, there has been a lot of controversy. Mighty Parenting Podcast hosts, Judy Davis and Sandy Fowler, have been [...]

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    Why Do Kids Bully – a Fresh Perspective on Preventing Bullying | Dr. Charlotte Reznick | Episode 18

    Why do kids bully? When bullying occurs, parents and schools take action and invoke discipline to end bullying. But what if there was a different path, a more effective way of handling things? What if we ask the question, why do kids bully, then use the answer to discover and deal with the root cause? On this episode of the Mighty Parenting podcast we get a fresh perspective on preventing [...]

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