045: Consent 2.0: What girls and boys need to learn

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 situations The personal growth/ awareness teens need to be able to take care of themselves in relationships The awareness/ skills boys need to overcome the limiting “man … [Read more...]

044: Meghan Markle, Labels, and Being in Charge of Your Story

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 receive, the costs to them, and how to help them be in charge of their story and decisions about themselves.   Heart2Heart has launched! A new, safe and secure online community for teen and … [Read more...]

043: Do Not Give Presents to Kids this Holiday Season

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 drawing ‘The Praying Hands’ How the compassion of one woman created a moment of transformation during WWII How Bobby Orr’s kindness changed a little boy’s life … [Read more...]

041: Gratitude

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 … [Read more...]

038: Self-Advocacy

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 to speak up for themselves. He will use examples of sibling rivalry, handling issues with friends, teachers, and coaches, and dealing with other life challenges. … [Read more...]

037: How to Prepare Your 5 Year Old for College – Part II

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. This podcast gives 7 more practical tips on how to parent young girls so they can achieve a life of contentment, fulfillment, happiness, and success. … [Read more...]

036: How to Prepare Your 5 Year Old for College – Part I

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 contentment, fulfillment, happiness, and success.   Coming soon! Heart2Heart: A new, safe and secure online community for teen and tween girls that provides educational videos, support, … [Read more...]

035: Self Compassion

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 community for teen and tween girls that provides educational videos, support, inspiration, and connection. Click here for … [Read more...]

034: Texting and Sexting: Teen Girls Speak Out on Technology

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 community for teen and tween girls that provides educational videos, support, inspiration, and connection. Click here for … [Read more...]

PODCAST 033: Why the Rise in Drama and Mean Girl Behaviors?

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 know what they are feeling nor having healthy ways to express emotions Effects of an angry, disrespectful culture Boys Social media and technology Coming from this … [Read more...]