Parenting, attachment, and not screwing up our kids



On this episode of the Psychedelic Therapy Frontiers podcast, Dr. Steve Thayer and Dr. Reid Robison discuss parenting.  They talk about how difficult parenting is, how parenting styles affect childhood and later adult attachment styles, being an emotion coach as a parent, how to raise resilient kids, genetics, and much more.

(1:33) Parenting is hard
(6:20) Spanking
(7:00) Good Inside, by Dr. Becky Kennedy and being "home base" for your child
(10:03) The value of consistency
(11:55) Generational differences and improving on the parenting you received
(14:02) Repairs and apologies
(16:13) The Whole-Brain Child, by Dr. Dan Sielgel
(16:52) How to help your kids feel seen
(17:15) Raising an Emotionally Intelligent Child, by Dr. John Gottman
(19:45) How to help your kids with their feelings
(22:30) How to manage behavior and set boundaries
(26:45) Helicopter parenting
(27:15) Duct Tape Parenting, by Vicki Hoefle
(33:50) Genetic: parents matter, but they don't make a difference
(40:30) Unconditional positive regard
(43:32) Re-parenting your inner child
(49:03) Divorce, separation, and co-parenting

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