Ask Lisa: The Psychology of Parenting

By Dr. Lisa Damour/Good Trouble Productions

Raising kids can be a bumpy, stressful, and uncertain process – which is why Dr. Lisa Damour is here to help. The New York Times Adolescence columnist and author of bestsellers Untangled and Under Pressure brings her sane, informed, and practical perspective to your timely and timeless parenting questions. Cohost Reena Ninan, a world-class journalist who has covered the White House while packing a breast pump, makes sure to get you the answers you need.

  1. 1.
    35: Sexy Social Media. Where Should Parents Draw the Line?
    28:00
  2. 2.
    34: How to Raise an Adult
    30:13
  3. 3.
    33: Encore Podcast: Toolbox for Terrible Times
    28:18
  4. 4.
    32: Lying, Sneaking, Cheating. What Keeps Kids From Being Honest?
    29:37
  5. 5.
    31: My Kid Looked at Porn. What Should I Do?
    27:40
  6. 6.
    30: My Kids & I Have Hit a Wall. How Do We Keep Going?
    27:42
  7. 7.
    29: How Do I Get My Kid Into Mindfulness?
    30:01
  8. 8.
    28: Bored, Sad, & Smoking Weed: How Do We Talk to Kids About Drug Use?
    26:42
  1. 9.
    27: What Do I Do When Friends and Family Don't Share Our Covid Rules?
    25:59
  2. 10.
    26: My Child is Turning Into a Teenager. How Do I Handle It?
    28:34
  3. 11.
    25: How Do I Get My Smelly Teen to Shower?
    28:14
  4. 12.
    24: My Daughter Is Questioning Her Gender. What Do I Do?
    27:49
  5. 13.
    23: I Can’t Make Sense of America. What Do I Tell My Kids?
    28:41
  6. 14.
    22: My Kid Hates Remote Learning. What Do I Do?
    28:11
  7. 15.
    21: How Do I Hit the Reset Button for 2021?
    26:34
  8. 16.
    20: Kids & Covid: Pediatrician & Covid-19 Expert Dr. Cara Natterson Answers Your Questions
    29:00
  9. 17.
    19: How Will the Pandemic Affect my Child Long-term?
    25:38
  10. 18.
    18: Can Online Socializing Go Too Far?
    30:35
  11. 19.
    17: How Do I Get My Kid To Open Up?
    30:03
  12. 20.
    16: How Do You Handle Holidays in a Pandemic?
    29:02
  13. 21.
    15: How Has the Pandemic Changed College Admissions?
    28:06
  14. 22.
    14: Dads & Daughters, Mothers & Sons: How Does Gender Shape Parenting?
    27:23
  15. 23.
    13: How Do I Motivate My Kid to Do Homework?
    28:32
  16. 24.
    12: What Can Kids Learn from a Tense Election?
    26:08
  17. 25.
    11: Where's the Line Between Being Healthy and Having an Eating Disorder?
    27:05
  18. 26.
    10: How Do I Parent When I Feel Like I’m Drowning?
    31:26
  19. 27.
    9: What to Do When Kids Don’t Listen: Advice for Threenagers to Teenagers
    31:12
  20. 28.
    8: Apathetic, Cranky, Frustrated: Dealing with Kids' Distress About School
    29:47
  21. 29.
    7: When Is Anxiety a Disorder? When Does Sadness Become Depression?
    30:35
  22. 30.
    6: Will the Pandemic Disrupt My Kid’s Social Development?
    28:20
  23. 31.
    5: Toolbox for Terrible Times: Managing Helplessness and Hopelessness
    25:52
  24. 32.
    4: Helping Kids Eat Well and Stay Active Under Covid-19
    25:35
  25. 33.
    3: How to Deal with Conflict While Stuck at Home
    26:42
  26. 34.
    1: Parenting During a Pandemic
    25:53
  27. 35.
    2: Back to School During Coronavirus
    25:40
  28. 36.
    Trailer
    1:39

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