[amazon asin=B005BOXOIU&template=thumbnail1&chan=default]Guest 1: Kevin Leman, author of Have a New Teenager by Friday.
Topic: From mouthy and moody to respectful and responsible in five days.
Issues: Communicating with the “whatever” generation; turning selfish behavior around; establishing healthy boundaries and workable guidelines; becoming the major decision maker in your teenager’s life; gaining respect from your teen.
[amazon asin=0275990966&template=thumbnail1&chan=default]Guest 2: Lawrence Diller, author of The Last Normal Child.
Topic: The intersection of kids, culture, and psychiatric drugs.
Issues: What factors drive the epidemic of children’s psychiatric disorders and medication use? Why are these medications being sought? Why do Americans use more of them with children than any other country in the world? In the name of preserving children’s self-esteem, American society has become intolerant of minor differences in children’s behavior and performance.
[amazon asin=0143112864&template=thumbnail1&chan=default]Guest 3: Rafe Esquith, author of Teach Like Your Hair’s on Fire.
Topic: The methods and madness of one of America’s finest teachers.
Issues: Tips, techniques, exercises, innovations any teacher or parent can use to enhance children’s educational experience; teaching children life skills, such as critical thinking, problem solving strategy, and teamwork.