February 6, 2020
3 women discuss the challenges, growth, parties, and their changing relationship with their parents during their 1st semester at college Coming soon! Dr. Jordan’s new book: She Leads: A Practical Guide for Raising Girls Who … The good, the bad, and the ugly of girl’s 1st semester at college Read More »
January 23, 2020
Adding regular deposits to the goodwill account with your daughter is the best way to stay close & remain an influence in her life; here’s how. Coming soon! Dr. Jordan’s new book: She Leads: A … Best leverage with your daughter is not her phone; it’s a full goodwill account Read More »
January 9, 2020
*A mistake was made during the recording of this podcast and there is a ticking noise throughout the episode. I thought about scrapping it but I can’t get these college girls back together to re-record … Survive or thrive? How to support young women’s success in college Read More »
December 19, 2019
4 stories to help you focus on your attitude each day, take full responsibility for your life, and watch the world shift.
December 5, 2019
As an antidote to all of the discontent & anger in the world, embrace the spirit of these 2 stories to bring peace & love to your home. These Dinner Dialogue Cards will make the … 2 stories that capture the finest holiday spirit Read More »
November 21, 2019
Listen to a heartwarming story about the power of gratitude & learn THE best way to express it this holiday season. This is a great story to listen to with your children.
November 7, 2019
Parents worry that their children will end up entitled & spoiled. Listen to stories about the many ways we overindulge kids & what to do different.
October 24, 2019
Look for opportunities for kids to advocate for themselves with teachers, coaches, friends, and you and watch their courage and self-esteem grow. Watch for Dr. Jordan’s new book: She Leads: A Practical Guide for Raising … How to guide girls to develop the crucial leadership skill of self-advocacy Read More »
September 26, 2019
Self-compassion is THE best tool to redirect negative self-talk and self-hatred in girls and to increase motivation, self-esteem, and confidence.
September 4, 2019
For more information on this topic, check out Dr. Jordan’s book: Sleeping Beauties, Awakened Women: Guiding the Transformation of Adolescent Girls
August 21, 2019
Included in this week’s podcast 3 high school seniors candidly describe today’s dating scene: Why girls want a relationship and how it develops How dating partners communicate What is the hookup culture like in high … 008: The High School Dating Scene 2019 Style Read More »
July 22, 2019
Included in this podcast: I describe pressures on kids to “attend a top tier college or bust” and where pressures coming from. I share research on top Fortune 100 Company CEO’s, Nobel Prize winners, and … 001: Does it really matter where you go to college? You might be surprised! Read More »
July 11, 2019
Dr. Jordan’s fascinating  interview with 3 high school girls about what it’s like to be an old soul: What does it mean to be an ‘old soul’? Why mature, deep girls feel disconnected from their … 010: Why amazing girls often feel lonely: An interview with 3 “old souls” Read More »
June 26, 2019
Eminent author Daniel Pink discusses optimizing restorative breaks, changing high school start time, the perfect nap, recess, and his newest book When In this podcast interview. DR. JORDAN’S NEW BOOK, Letters From My Grandfather: Timeless … An interview with Daniel Pink Read More »
June 13, 2019
In this podcast Dr. Jordan will describe the many reasons why relationship aggression amongst girls has risen. This will include: Pressures on girls today The role of the female brain Not enough quiet time to … PODCAST 033: Why the Rise in Drama and Mean Girl Behaviors? Read More »
May 30, 2019
In this podcast, learn why kindness, service, and love are the keys to a lifetime of happiness. DR. JORDAN’S NEW BOOK, Letters From My Grandfather: Timeless Wisdom For a Life Worth Living is available in … Happiness Habits Read More »
May 16, 2019
In this podcast, learn about all the pressures millennials face as they try to create a life of meaning and purpose different than their parents. In this podcast, learn about all the pressures millennials face … Why Millennials will own mansions Read More »
May 2, 2019
Stress and busy-ness have become a competition these days; learn here how to do it different by choosing what’s really important.
March 20, 2019
In this podcast, learn why kindness, service, and love are the keys to a lifetime of happiness. DR. JORDAN’S NEW BOOK, Letters From My Grandfather: Timeless Wisdom For a Life Worth Living is available in … Happiness Read More »
March 15, 2019
In this podcast, 3 college women openly share the truth about why their peers are so stressed, the social scene on campus, and their views on sexual harassment. DR. JORDAN’S NEW BOOK, Letters From My … 068 – College 2019: Social Scene, Stress, and Sexual Harassment Read More »
March 6, 2019
How you respond to adversity is more important than the experience. In this podcast, learn how to help girls be in charge of their story. For more information on parenting teen girls, read Dr. Jordan’s … 070: Eggs, Potatoes, & Coffee Read More »
February 21, 2019
Listen to 3 teenage girls describe today’s social scene, including boys, dating, alcohol, smoking, and drugs. For more information on parenting teen girls, read Dr. Jordan’s book: Sleeping Beauties, Awakened Women: Guiding the Transformation of … 069: Today’s Teenager Social Scene 2.0: Scary but True! Read More »
January 24, 2019
Twice as many teenagers were smoking E-cigarettes in 2018 vs. 2017, yet most parents lack awareness of this issue. In this podcast, learn the latest data on teen E-cigarette usage and its harmful effects. Most … 067 – Your Teenager is Probably Smoking: Here’s the Education they Need Read More »
January 9, 2019
Listen to 3 high school Seniors describe the stress, pressures, emotions, and challenges of their transformational senior year.
December 24, 2018
In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will share two of his favorite stories demonstrating the Christmas spirit; listen in with your whole family. You can order a box of Dinner Dialogue Cards  by clicking on this … 065 – Christmas Spirit Read More »
December 13, 2018
The majority of kids have to overcome adversity growing up, and having a caring adult in their corner is critical for their long-term success. This holiday season, be especially sensitive and kind to every child, … 064 – Be Kind to Every Child: Helping Kids Overcome Adversity Read More »
November 29, 2018
In this podcast you will hear about how every expert in every field is the result of around 10,000 hours of committed, deliberate practice. Also learn about the importance of why autonomy in choosing what interests kids pursue is the … 063 – Is Your Daughter a Genius? She Better Get to Work! Read More »
November 8, 2018
In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will discuss the top 9 reasons causing such high levels of stress in adolescent girls and what girls need to prevent and handle it. DR. JORDAN’S NEW BOOK, Letters From … 062 – The Top 9 Reasons Adolescent Girls are so Stressed Out Read More »
October 24, 2018
Do Video Games Cause Aggression? 97% of boys and 75% of girls play video games despite new evidence that video games are associated with increases in aggressive behavior over time. Listen to this podcast for ideas … 061 – Do Video Games Cause Aggression? Read More »
October 11, 2018
Many millennials believe that marriage is tough and requires superhuman effort to maintain, and I wonder if this negative mantra is causing the rise in age of first marriages. In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will … 060 – Why Millennials are Allergic to Marriage Read More »
September 19, 2018
In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will lay out why he thinks we are too quick to label, diagnose, and medicate girls for disorders like anxiety and depression. Using three real case studies, he will show … 059 – Stop Overdiagnosing Girls with Depression & Anxiety Read More »
September 5, 2018
Teenagers and 20-somethings get uber-stressed because they believe there is one right, prescribed path for everyone to take and that they should have their whole life figured out. This podcasts shines the light of truth … 058 – One Right Path Read More »
August 23, 2018
The 1st semester of college is daunting for most young adults, causing many to want to transfer by December. This podcast describes the social, academic, emotional, and psychological challenges teens face and how parents can … 057 – Why College Sucks Read More »
August 8, 2018
Kids and adults who forgive when they’ve been wronged experience greater psychological well-being including reduced anxiety and depression. In this podcast, learn about the costs to kids when they don’t forgive, how forgiveness is an … 056 – Forgiveness Read More »
June 13, 2018
Here is one of THE best tools for overcoming fears so that you don’t miss out on great opportunities. This podcast contains a story about how lions hunt in Africa as a metaphor for how … 055 – Go for the Roar! Read More »
May 24, 2018
One way we overindulge kids is by solving their problems. In this podcast, learn the many opportunities you have to allow kids to critically think as well as the benefits of doing so. Look for … 054: The Massive Drawback of Solving your Child’s Problems Read More »
May 10, 2018
All girls need “sacred spaces” where they can feel accepted for exactly who they are. This allows them to bust out of their comfort zones and try on new behaviors and activities. Dr. Jordan shares … 053: Sacred Spaces Read More »
May 3, 2018
Adults these days worry that we are raising a generation of entitled and indulged brats. Employers complain that millennials walk into their first jobs expecting the corner office without putting in the time and effort. … 52: How to Not Raise an Entitled Millennial Read More »
April 19, 2018
Many parents ask me, “When is the best time to start kids on phones and social media?” In this podcast, learn signs of readiness for technologies both socially, emotionally, and with self-responsibility, and how kids … 51: When is my Daughter Ready For a Smartphone and Social Media? Read More »
April 5, 2018
In this podcast, listeners will learn: the 2 main fears driving parents to overindulge, micromanage, and pressure their children the costs to kids of competing in this “race to nowhere” how to find more balance … 050: How Stressed Out Families Can Find Balance & Joy Read More »
March 22, 2018
Adolescent girls struggle a lot with negative self-talk, causing anxiety, stress, and feeling drained. In this podcast, Dr. Jordan help listeners understand: how negative self-talk has been a survival tool throughout our evolution how to … 049: Stinkin’ Thinkin’ Read More »
March 1, 2018
Parents often misinterpret normal, important developmental transitions as misbehaviors, causing much angst and unnecessary power struggles. In this podcast, Dr. Tim will describe Dr. T. Berry Brazelton’s Touch Points model, including ones experiences from … 048: Ain’t Misbehavin’, Developmental reasons behind children’s outbursts Read More »
February 15, 2018
In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will use captivating stories to describe the spirit and purpose of the authoritative parenting style.   Find out more about our amazing summer camp and weekend retreat experiences for girls … 047: Authoritative Parenting Read More »
January 31, 2018
We have seen in the news many instances of men misusing their power. This podcast uses 4 stories to demonstrate healthier ways to be powerful.
January 18, 2018
In this podcast, listeners will learn: Conditioning girls and boys receive that contributes to the problem of sexual harassment How to teach kids about respect and consent How to teach kids about consent in sexual … 045: Consent 2.0: What girls and boys need to learn Read More »
January 4, 2018
Using a story about Meghan Markle, Dr. Jordan will show how negative labels girls accept from their peers have a powerful impact on how they act. Listeners will also learn about common harmful labels girls … 044: Meghan Markle, Labels, and Being in Charge of Your Story Read More »
December 21, 2017
Get into the holiday spirit with these stories about: An Olympic athlete who demonstrated true sportsmanship How a random act of kindness launched Carol Burnett’s career How the love of a brother inspired the famous … 043: Do Not Give Presents to Kids this Holiday Season Read More »
December 7, 2017
There are important evolutionary reasons why dads act the way they do. In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will discuss the wiring of the male brain and the conditioning men received growing up that has influenced … 042: Husbands and Fathers: The Nature of the Beast Read More »
November 22, 2017
In this podcast, listeners will learn: Positive effects of gratitude on kids, teens, and adults Reasons why gratitude is so valuable 15 Ways to express gratitude 10 Ways to teach kids to be grateful
November 8, 2017
Three women discuss their experiences and several other topics related to their first few months of college, including: adjustment to new life, homesickness, the sorority rush process, downside of phones and social media, boys, and … 040: The Ups and Downs of College Freshmen Read More »
October 26, 2017
In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will describe research on the effects of having a father involved in the lives of daughters. You will also learn the value of two unique ways that dads interact with … 039: Dads are NOT male moms! Read More »
October 4, 2017
Self-advocacy is a critical skill for girls to acquire and practice. In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will use real life and anecdotal stories to help parents learn how to let go and teach kids how … 038: Self-Advocacy Read More »
September 20, 2017
The qualities discussed in this podcast are ones I hope all girls leave home with at age 18. Some of which include taking risks and challenging themselves, grit, mindfulness, experiencing flow, street smarts, and self-love. … 037: How to Prepare Your 5 Year Old for College – Part II Read More »
September 7, 2017
Stop pushing your daughters to follow the unhealthy prescribed path of gaining admittance into top tier colleges and making lots of money. Here are 5 tips on how to parent girls for a life of … 036: How to Prepare Your 5 Year Old for College – Part I Read More »
August 24, 2017
Self-compassion is THE best tool to redirect negative self-talk and self-hatred in girls. Learn how to teach girls this skill in this episode of Raising Daughters. Coming soon! Heart2Heart: A new, safe and secure online … 035: Self Compassion Read More »
August 10, 2017
Don’t miss this fascinating discussion with four 18 year old women sharing candidly about the good, the bad, and the ugly of technology and social media. Coming soon! Heart2Heart: A new, safe and secure online … 034: Texting and Sexting: Teen Girls Speak Out on Technology Read More »
July 13, 2017
Spending on average 9 hours a day using technology costs girls in many ways. This podcasts lays out those costs, including lacking a sense of community. Dr. Jordan will use the example of girls being … 032: No Phones at Camp! The need for breaks from technology Read More »
June 29, 2017
Fairy tale heroines weren’t looking for a prince to marry. Rather, as Ariel, Belle, and Moana all sang, “I want more!” They longed for more adventure, to get out of their comfort zone in order … 031: Girls Who Want More: What Belle, Moana, and a Frog Have in Common Read More »
June 15, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Parents have been worried about teen behavior since the dawn of womankind, and teens in the 1960’s and 1970’s, i.e. today’s parents and grandparents, were wilder than the current … 030: Hookups, Drinking, Drugs, and Fads: Parents Should Stop Being Hypocrites! Read More »
May 31, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Kids are always watching us: how we treat our spouse, our friends, and ourselves; and how we live our lives. They learn more from what we do vs. what we … 029: Parents Should be Seen, Not Heard Read More »
May 18, 2017
In this week’s podcast, listeners will learn: ŸThe different ways parents judge girl’s outfits ŸUnderstand why girls wear revealing clothes ŸWhy girls feel powerless to stop harassment from boys ŸPractical advice on how to handle … 028: Should Girls be Allowed to Wear Sexy Outfits? Yes and No Read More »
May 4, 2017
Many girls and young women are disconnected from their emotions, and they pay a price for this. In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will discuss: The reasons why girls don’t know what they are feeling The … 027: Feelings Read More »
April 19, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: The real reasons girls love social media How we are shrinking girls’ geographic freedom Life lessons we learned by having freedom and unsupervised time
April 6, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Why anxious girls are incredibly courageous Why girls have school anxiety including issues with friends, dating partners, learning, and temperament What girls need from parents to overcome anxiety
March 21, 2017
In this podcast, Dr. Jordan will use many anecdotal stories to help you: ŸUnderstand the concept of “Ghosts in the nursery” and how it affects parenting ŸRecognize examples of unresolved issues/ emotions from our past … 024: Ghosts in the Nursery Read More »
March 14, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: ŸWhy down time is therapeutic for stressed girls ŸThe benefits of unplugged time without screens ŸActivities that calm girls down and fill their cups
March 7, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Ÿ Rediscovering qualities of little girls before launching out into the world Ÿ What girls need to keep those qualities alive Ÿ How to re-decide negative decisions about themselves Ÿ … 022: End with the Beginning in Mind Read More »
February 28, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: What kinds of courage/ leadership are most prized by culture? Who gets the most attention/ seen as leaders at school? Other ways to lead/ be powerful The Athena Doctrine: feminine … 021: Redefining Leadership Read More »
February 21, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: How we are teaching girls to be victims by the way we handle relationship aggression How to teach girls to be responsible for their feelings and reactions Practical tools for … 020: Stop Victimizing Your Daughter! Read More »
February 14, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Understanding the Heroine’s Journey girls are undergoing Understanding the symptoms arising from the adolescent Touch Point Lessons contained in fairy tales like Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty Understanding the quiet and … 019: How are we missing the forest for the trees with adolescent girls? The answer lies in fairy tales Read More »
February 7, 2017
Dr. Jordan’s candid interviews with 3 high school girls about the relationship with their moms: How and why the relationship has changed over time What the arguing and power struggles are really about Things moms … 018: The ins and outs of the mom-daughter relationship Read More »
January 31, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Why it’s so hard to let go A new framework to understand the letting go process Ways parents let go from infancy to adulthood How you can stay connected and … 017: The Hardest Job a Parent will Have: Letting Go Read More »
January 24, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast, a frank discussion with 3 adolescent girls about body image: At what age and why girls started worrying about their bodies Most damaging influences on how girls think about their … 016: Taming the Body Image Monster Read More »
January 17, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Why the majority of sex-ed should be ‘relationship education’ How to build a healthy template at home for all future relationships Learn and practice skills at home such as advocating … 015: Sex-Ed 2.0 Read More »
January 10, 2017
Interesting interview with 2 college women about their adjustment to 1st year of college: Common adjustment experience for 1st year college students How girls learn to handle new freedom and create structure that grounds them … 014: Supporting Your Daughter’s Adjustment to College Read More »
January 3, 2017
Included in this week’s podcast: Many ways that girls can keep their power Redefining power and leadership on their terms Parent’s role in teaching girls about their power How to guide girls to become inner-directed
December 27, 2016
Included in this week’s podcast: – reasons why girls give up their power – ways that girls give their power away – the cost to girls when they give up their power to others
December 20, 2016
Included in this week’s podcast: Value of remembering when, why, and how most adults got motivated in school Fun, insightful stories of how some successful people found their drive Supporting kids in finding their own … 011: The Pressure for A’s is Senseless! Read More »
December 6, 2016
Included in this week’s podcast: The unhealthy mantra girls are conditioned to follow The cost of being driven by externals Supporting your daughter’s passions Guiding girls to define what success means for them
November 22, 2016
Included in this week’s podcast: How an authoritative parenting style lends itself to generosity The importance of perspective taking The importance of acknowledging character vs. praising behavior How to guide girls to develop an internal … 007: Raising Generous and Grateful Daughters Read More »
November 15, 2016
Included in this podcast: The difference between a fixed vs. growth mindset ŸResearch on how a growth mindset keeps girls in line for STEM careers ŸLong-term value for girls with a growth mindset ŸHow parents … 006: How to Teach your Daughter to Develop a Growth Mindset Read More »
November 8, 2016
Included in this podcast: Interview with 3 high school girls candidly discussing the effects of not having a dad present in their lives Ÿ Negative decisions girls make about themselves because of their dad’s behaviors … 005: Absent Dads Read More »
November 1, 2016
Included in this podcast: Ÿ Why elected office has lost it’s luster Ÿ Encouraging kids to get in the shoes of leaders and ask, “How would I handle that issue?” Ÿ Criticizing leaders discourages girls … 004: Would You Want Your Daughter To Be President of the United States? Read More »
October 25, 2016
Included in this podcastŸ: A candid, enlightening interview with 3 women in college in which they discuss: Ÿ The prevalence of hookups and what it actually means Ÿ Why girls decide to hookup Ÿ The costs … 003: The Hookup Culture Read More »
October 18, 2016
Included in this week’s podcast: How girls give away their power when teased How to teach girls they are in charge of their feelings and reactions How to use “tomato words” to not let words … 002: Teach Your Daughter To Keep Her Power Read More »
September 26, 2016
Everything you need to know to raise daughters begins here… Listen to our first podcast! Why you should listen to “Raising Daughters” podcasts: raise awareness of the challenges girls face today understand at deeper levels … 000: Welcome to Raising Daughters! Read More »
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