Welcome to the 20th episode of The Apparently Parent Podcast! 🕺💃🥂
Such an arbitraty number, yet such a fun milestone to celebrate. So first – I want to say thank you to everyone of you who listens to the podcast. Because you are the reason I'm doing this (and having fun in the process!) and getting your feedback is so great! Oh, and if you still haven't done so, please consider going to Apple Podcasts and give me a review, that means a lot.
And another cool thing is that I've opened a new, free, Facebook group for parents just like you! It's called “Navigating Parenting – Raising Secure and Confident Children“. Join right now and let's do this together!
Now for today's episode: I had the honor of having a discussion with Dr. Larry Waldman, a clinical psycholgist from Phoenix, Arizona, for this one. Larry is a seasoned practitioner, with a track record of 45 years of practice, working with children, teens, and parents.
In this episode, Larry and I talk about the psychology of learning, and who it applies to parenting. He focuses on what children learn from your behavior towards them as a parent, and how you can use that knowledge in order to get more cooperation and reduce stress during the day.
And while I found myself not always agreeing with everything he had to say, I had a fun conversation nonetheless, and I'm happy to bring it to you guys. Hope you'll enjoy it.
- What's learning psychology
- How to think about consequences and reinforcements
- How to react when your child doesn't listen
Resources Mentioned in The Episode
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The Apparently Parent Podcast
On this show, I share with you my perspectives and experience of parenting and psychology.
Enhance your understanding of the relationship with your child and yourself by learning about attachment, mindful and playful parenting mindset and techniques.
Listen to me sharing my knowledge and experience both as a parent and a therapist, as well as interviews with parenting experts from around the world.
Your Host – Eran Katz
I’m a clinical psychologist and parenting counselor specializing in attachment theory. I’m also the father of two children who are my best parenting teachers.
I believe that parenting is one of the most important jobs we ever do. This is why I created Apparently Parent and The Parenting MAP. My goal in life is to help as many parents as possible become 21st Century Parents, moving from chaos to harmony and building an enduring, meaningful relationship with their children.