Episode #192 - Parental Questions
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Tune in this week and Jimmy and Josh answer parent questions they received at a recent speaking engagement. The boys bat around several topics you’re sure to enjoy.
What is the best way to approach the topic of sex with your teenager?
Early and often, don't wait until they are teenagers. This is a lifelong conversation
Raising an Original by Julie Lyles Carr
Preparing for Adolescence by James Dobson
When is a cellphone a good idea and is there an appropriate age to start?
Dumb phone - when you need to communicate with your child
Smart phone - high school/sophomore
How do you apologize to your kid without them using it against you later?
Apologize for your part and punish them for theirs.
They can't leverage it against you unless you let them.
What are the red flags that tells you your child needs counseling?
Look at their lowered level of functioning, see if anything has changed.
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