TiLT Parenting, from parenting activist, speaker, and author Debbie Reber, features transformational interviews and conversations with authors, parenting experts, educators, and other parents aimed at inspiring, informing, and supporting parents raising differently-wired kids (giftedness, ADHD, Asperger’s, 2e, learning differences, sensory processing issues, anxiety, and more). TiLT aims to help parents feel empowered and in choice in how they parent, have more peace in their daily lives, and parent and advocate for their child from a place of confidence and awareness so that our children can thrive in every way. http://www.tiltparenting.com
Speech-language pathologist and audiologist Dr. Donna Geffner explains what central auditory processing disorders are and discusses approaches to best supports and accommodations.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session196
Author, educator, child development expert Dr. Becky Bailey talks about her Conscious Discipline model of safety, connection and problem-solving to nurture children's social and emotional learning.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session195
Educator, blogger, and community activist Jason B. Allen shares his ideas for how traditional school environments need to change to better serve differently wired black students and, in particular, black and brown boys.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session194
Writer, filmmaker, and creative director Chris Baier talks about raising a daughter with OCD and the film their journey inspired him to produce, UNSTUCK, an award-winning short that explains OCD through the eyes of young people.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session193
Clinical neuropsychologist Dr. Karen Wilson shares her best practices about the transition of differently wired children from preschool (or no school at all) into elementary school, including special considerations, vetting schools for fit, red-shirting practices, and more.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session192
Harry Thompson, a PDA emmisary and author of The Paradigm Paradox, talks about his personal journey on the autism spectrum with a PDA profile, and addresses some listener questions about PDA.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session191
Big Minds micro-school founder Dr. Melanie Hayes shares her story of starting a school for twice-exceptional learners, and discusses ways 2e students' needs can be met in traditional educational settings.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session190
Educator and author Terry Roberts, PhD, discusses his new book "The New Smart: How Nurturing Creativity Will Help Children Thrive," and shares his ideas surrounding the future of work, what the education model is getting wrong and why it needs to change, and more.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session188
Executive functioning coach and former teacher Seth Perler joins Debbie for an honest conversation about what isn't working in today's schools for differently wired children. Note: This episode is designed for both parents and educators.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session187
Children's picture book author / illustrator Samantha Cotterill discusses her new book series, Little Senses, which highlights the experience of children with sensory issues or ASD, and also shares her own journey of growing up as a girl on the spectrum.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session186
Eileen Devine, a neurobehavioral therapist and support coach, discusses supporting children with brain-based neurodevelopmental challenges resulting from pre-natal exposure to drugs or alcohol, as well as the unique challenges for adoptive parents raising atypical children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session185
Wendy Besmann, founder and creative content director of Get There Project and the mother of a son with autism and bipolar disorder, shares her Family Road Map—a step-by-step guide for how families raising differently wired children can more successfully navigate health, insurance, and education systems.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session184
Nutritionist Jess Sherman shares ideas for how parents can bring more nourishment into their children’s lives, including, or maybe especially those with food sensitivities, picky or aggressive behavior.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session183
Autism and neurodiversity support specialist Kristy Forbes (InTune Pathways) talks about her personal journey, as well as how parents can best support, see, and embrace their neurodivergent, demand-avoidant children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session182
Educator and school co-founder Zach Morris shares his insights on how we can emotionally support children through difficult periods, including challenges relating to school anxiety and more.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session181
Marriage and family therapist, licensed psychotherapist, and author Susan Stiffelman talks about her book Parenting Without Power Struggles and shares strategies for staying calm in the midst of conflict with our children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session180
Gwen Vogelgang and her 12-year-old son Rylan talk about their new book, "If I Squeeze Your Head I'm Sorry," which allow readers to enter the brain of a child who sees, feels, and understands the world from a refreshingly unique perspective.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session179
Dr. Stacy Hawthorne and Dr. Jessica Potts of The Davidson Institute talk about the unique needs for profoundly gifted children and share insights on how to support their intellectual and social/emotional development.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session178
Clinical psychologist, life coach, and author Dr. John Duffy talks about his new book, "Parenting the New Teen in the Age of Anxiety" and shares insights for how parents raising teens can be the emotional support they need and crave.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session177
Dr. Jill Emanuele, senior director of the Mood Disorders Center at the Child Mind Institute, talks about how parents can best support their children who are struggling in the dynamic with their sibling.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session176
Creativity coach, speaker, and author Kathryn Haydon talks about the benefits of bringing more creativity into our parenting lives raising differently wired kids.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session175
Academic, teacher, and writer Victoria Biggs shares her experience growing up as an autistic, dyspraxic child and explains how parents can support their similarly wired children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session174
Dr. Melissa Neff talks about PDA (pathological demand avoidance)—how it's defined, how it presents, and how parents can support kids who struggle with demands being placed on them.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session173
Second grade teacher Becca Wertheim, who works at an inclusion school in North Carolina, shares insight for parents looking for better support and communication with the teachers in their children's lives.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session172
Debbie talks with cultural changemaker, author, and entrepreneur Jess Weiner about how to become successful advocates to best support our differently-wired kids.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session171
Amanda Morin of Understood joins Debbie for a special back-to-school episode to help families prepare for easing into the coming school year with as much confidence and serenity as possible.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session170
Author, speaker, and podcaster Colleen Kessler (Raising LIfelong Learners) talks about how to approach homeschooling gifted and twice-exceptional children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session169
Sherri Cawn, a leading practitioner of the DIR/Floortime® model in speech and language development, explores characteristics, assessment, intervention of communication disorders in children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session168
Dr. Rita Eichenstein, author of "Not What I Expected: Help and Hope for Parents of Atypical Children," talks about how parents can process the discovery that their child is neurodivergent.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session167
Dr. Allie Ticktin, a licensed occupational therapist with a specialty in sensory integration and early childhood development, talks about how to tap into the power of play to support a child's learning and development.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session166
Debbie talks with four differently wired adults who share their stories of discovering and/or learn more about their own neurodivergence as a result of parenting their differently wired children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session165
Licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Melissa Neff talks about the unique challenges for adults who discover their own neurodivergence as a result of going through the diagnostic process with their children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session164
Development pediatrician Dr. Mark Bertin talks about his new book How Children Thrive: The Practical Science of Raising Independent, Resilient, and Happy Kids, as well as resilience in our kids and the benefits of mindful parenting.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session163
Camp director Audrey Monke talks about her book Happy Campers: 9 Summer Camp Secrets for Raising Kids Who Become Thriving Adults, as well as how we can set our kids up for successful summer camp experiences.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session162
Strategic learning assessment psychologist Dr. Devon MacEachron provides ideas for next steps for parents after receiving a diagnosis for their child.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session161
Speaker and author Jonathan Oliver shares his personal story of being a differently wired (ADHD and dyslexia), stay-at-home father of two children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session160
Flex School founder Jacqui Byrne shares her vision for creating powerful learning communities for gifted and 2e students through her unique educational model.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session159
Neuropsychologist William Stixrud PhD and Ned Johnson talk about their gamechanging book "The Self-Driven Child" and explain the importance of supporting our child's sense of control and autonomy.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session158
Eric Karlan, co-founder of test prep, college essay, and application coaching company The Ivy Experience shares strategies for how differently wired students can strengthen their university applications.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session157
Motivational coach Eric Lanigan, creator of the online course Making Peace with Gaming, shares how parents can transform their relationship with games, gaming, and their children.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session156
Dr. Manju Banerjee, VP of Educational Research and Innovation at Landmark College, talks about Landmark's vision for helping neurodivergent students thrive in college and in their careers.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session155
Pediatric psychologist and author Mona Delahooke talks about her new book "Beyond Behaviors: Using Brain Science and Compassion to Understand and Solve Children's Behavioral Challenges."
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session154
Positive discipline trainer, parent coach, author, and host of the Joyful Courage podcast Casey O'Roarty shares how parents can calm the drama and take control of their parenting journey.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session153
Author and thought leader Jordan Shapiro, PhD, talks about his new book "The New Childhood" and why he believes parents should consider embracing and supporting the role of screens and technology in children's lives.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session152
NVLD Project founder Laura Lemle talks about her daughter's journey with nonverbal learning disorder and her work to raise awareness, build support, and create helpful solutions for families.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session151
Psychotherapists Heather Turgeon and Julie Wright (The Happy Sleeper) talk about how to handle difficult situations in a way that’s respectful of the child and supports their social and emotional development.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session150
Kelly Hirt, a public school elementary school teacher and the parent of a homeschooled 2e child shares her strategies for "boosting" exceptional children to they can thrive in school and in life.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session149
Special needs advocate and educator Rich Weinfeld explains how parents can best advocate for their children in their education, and answers listener questions on advocacy in schools.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session148
Montessori education Simone Davies talks about why the Montessori philosophy can be a great fit for many differently wired children and describes how parents can be their child's best "guide."
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session147
Author, speaker, and self-directed learning advocate Blake Boles (Unschooled Adventures) talks about the benefits of letting kids be in charge of their own educational journey.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session146
Susan Stout, former athletic coach and the founder of Own Beat Athlete, takes us inside her new resource aimed at helping sports' coaches better understand and support their differently wired athletes.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session145
Dr. Sharon Saline, a therapist who specializes in working with ADHD kids and author of the book "What Your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew," shares her insights for helping ADHD kids thrive.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session144
TiLT Founder Debbie Reber talks about the importance of having a self-care practice, and shares her best strategies for making self-care a regular part of daily life.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session143
Author, coach, and mother Kayce Hughlett shares the story of how she handled, processed, and grew through her differently wired (ADHD) son's struggles with drugs when he was a teenager.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session142
Debbie Kuntz, licensed marriage and family therapist and creator of the Bright & Quirky Kids Summit, shares her 6-step strategy for helping 2e and quirky kids thrive, regardless of their wiring.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session141
Speaker, author, and former Stanford dean of freshman Julie Lythcott-Haims ("How to Raise an Adult") shares what she's learned about how we can help our children develop advocacy skills, confidence, and self-efficacy so they can have a successful transition to adulthood.
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session140
Scott Barry Kaufman, PhD, author of "Ungifted" and "Wired to Create," talks about why we need to redefine how children are assessed and labeled, as well as what constitutes a "successful life."
For more info, visit: www.tiltparenting.com/session139
A short personal message from Debbie Reber about her TEDx talk, "Why the Future Will be Differently Wired," the audio release of "Differently Wired," and introducing Understood's new podcast, "In It."
For more info, visit: http://www.tiltparenting.com/session138
Occupational therapist and co-founder of Shift Your Thinking LD Susan Shenk talks about how technology can be best used to support kids who are different learners.
For more information, visit the show notes page on www.tiltparenting.com/137
Author and former NY Times Motherlode editor KJ Dell'Antonia talks about her book "How To Be a Happier Parent" and what she learned about how parents can bring more happiness into their daily lives.
For more information, visit the show notes page on www.tiltparenting.com/136
Debbie talks with life coach and educator Kanesha Baynard about how parents of differently-wired kids can nurture positive multigenerational relationships with their own parents and parents in-law.
For more information, visit the show notes page on http://www.tiltparenting.com/135
Marriage and family therapist and author Jeremy Schneider ("Fatherhood in 40-Minute Snapshots") talks about what prevents some dads from being the father they want to be and explains how couples can strengthen their relationship.
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session134
Marisa Meddin, founder of Talk College To Me and the creator of The 7 Day College Admissions Crash Course For Parents, discusses how students can become the strongest possible college applicants they can be.
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session133
Independent filmmaker Marc Smolowitz (13th Gen) talks about his upcoming film "The G Word", which tackles issues related to giftedness, equity, and social justice for a broad audience.
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session132
Author and human behavior expert Alfie Kohn talks about what it means to parent unconditionally and explains the downsides of parenting with rewards, punishments, and other approaches aimed at behavior modification.
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session131
Julie Skolnick, founder of With Understanding Comes Calm, talks about the unique educational needs of twice-exceptional children and shares how parents, educators, and professionals can bring out the best and raise the self-esteem in 2e students.
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session130
Wolf + Friends founders Gena Mann and Carissa Tozzi take us behind the scenes of their new app designed to help moms to connect with like-minded women in their neighborhoods who are also raising children with special needs.
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session129
Dr. Devorah Heitner, a digital media and technology expert and the author of "Screenwise" talks about how parents can mentor their kids to develop a healthy relationship with screens (phones, online games, and more).
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session128
Melissa Sornick, LCSW and Maratea Cantarella of TECA (Twice Exceptional Children's Advocacy) take us behind the scenes of the top resource for parents raising 2e kids.
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session127
Educator and Parent Coach Alison Bower shares both an educator's and a parent's POV on what it looks like when it becomes clear a school isn't a fit for a differently-wired child.
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session125
Author and gifted education advocate Deb Douglas explains the importance of helping gifted learners advocate for themselves, as well as how parents can support them in doing so.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session126
Executive functioning/education coach Seth Perler explores the concept of resistance in differently-wired kids and shares strategies and tools for how parents can support their kids in learning how to face their resistance.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session124
Executive functioning/education coach Seth Perler talks with 14-year-old Asher about resistance—what it is, why it shows up, how it gets in kids' ways, and what to do about it. This is a special back-to-school episode aimed at kids.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session123
A follow-up conversation with Debbie's husband Derin in which he shares how he got unstuck in his thinking about Asher, as well as how the two of them fostered a close bond of mutual love and understanding.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session122
Dyslexia coach and podcaster (The Dyslexia Quest) Elisheva Schwartz talks about how to help kids with learning disabilities feel empowered, confident, and aware of their strengths.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session121
Amanda Morin of Understood joins Debbie for a special back-to-school episode to help families prepare for easing into the coming school year with as much confidence and serenity as possible.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session120
Math for Middles founder Adrianne Meldrum explores common math challenges for atypical learners, why a multisensory math approach works, and how to help kids struggling with math push through their blocks.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session119
Author, coach, and mindfulness expert Michelle Gale (Mindful Parenting in a Messy World) talks about how mindfulness not only supports our children's development, but allows us to parent with more joy and confidence.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session118
A conversation with parent coach Angela Pruess on self-regulation—why it’s a critical skill and how we as parents and caregivers can support our kids in nurturing it.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session117
Psychologist and author Dr. Dan Peters explores what parenting with purpose and intention looks like, explains how it benefits children, and walks us through his new Parent Footprint Awareness Training.
Dawn Huebner, a clinical psychologist specializing in the treatment of anxious children and their parents and author of many books for kids, talks about her new book for anxious tweens, "Outsmarting Worry."
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at www.tiltparenting.com/session113
TiLT founder Debbie Reber is interviewed by Donna Bardsley about her book, "Differently Wired"—why she wrote it, who it's for, and what she hopes it does in the world.
For more information, visit the Shownotes page at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session112
Author and parent educator Katherine Lewis talks about her new book "The Good News About Bad Behavior" and the relationship between behavior, lagging skills, and opportunities for growth.
For more information, visit the show notes page at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session111
In this special kid’s POV edition, 13-year-old Asher shares his thoughts about learning and education, including how he thinks traditional schooling could meet the needs of atypical kids.
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session110
Author, entrepreneur, and founder of the Good Life Project Jonathan Fields talks about his book "How to Live a Good Life: Soulful Stories, Surprising Science and Practical Wisdom."
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session109
Marcus Soutra, president of mentoring organization Eye to Eye, takes us behind the scenes of their new app for kids with learning and attention issues, Empower.
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session107
Parent educator and author Julie King (How to Talk So Little Kids Will Listen) talks about sibling dynamics in families with one or more differently wired children.
Learn more on the show notes page at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session106
Educator and school co-founder Zach Morris talks about what it takes to support our differently wired children in transforming their world-view and positively shifting their mindset.
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session105
Dance/movement therapist Dr. Lori Baudino talks about how teaching differently wired kids to tap into the mind-body connection can help with emotional regulation, social communication, and more.
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session104
Parenting coach Margaret Webb shares her best strategies for dealing with our children's intense and explosive behavior, both in the moment and in the aftermath.
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session103
A frank and open conversation with sex education expert Amy Lang about the risks, impact of, and reality of kids' exposure to pornography.
For more information, visit the show notes page at: http://www.tiltparenting.com/session102
Preschool television creator (Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood) Talks About Her New book, "Preschool Clues: Raising Smart, Inspired, and Engaged Kids in a Screen-Filled World."
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session101
TiLT founder Debbie Reber celebrates 100 episodes, shares success stories from the TILT community, and goes behind the scenes of the podcast and her upcoming book, "Differently Wired."
For more information, visit the show notes at www.tiltparenting.com/session100
Author, speaker, and consultant Dr. Barry Prizant talks about his groundbreaking book, "Uniquely Human: A Differently Way of Seeing Autism."
For more information, visit the show notes page at: http://www.tiltparenting.com/session99
Documentary filmmaker Tom Ropelewski Talks About His Films, "2e: Twice Exceptional" and "2e2: Teaching the Twice Exceptional."
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session98
Executive functioning coach Seth Perler shares his exact strategies for successfully supporting students in developing their fledgling executive functioning skills. Part 2 of 2.
For more information, visit the show notes at http://www.tiltparenting.com/session97