Episode 416 welcomes Lauren Carlson to the podcast to chat with Skyler on the following topics: growing up in a small town and later moving to a bigger city; kids and coronavirus normalization; their respective stories from 9/11; her books on consent for kids, parents, and educators; when parents force their children to show affections to others; the practice of forced feeding of children; how humanity has treated children; the roots of human violence in childhood trauma; children and learning to feel and deal with big emotions; kids taking risks and getting hurt; respecting children saying “No!”; and more.
Book: Raising Kids to Understand Consent by Lauren Carlson
Book: My Body is My Own by Lauren Carlson
Book: Playful Parenting, Lawrence Cohen
Book: Parenting for a Peaceful World, Robin Grille
Book: Parent Effectiveness Training, Thomas Gordon
Book: Nonviolent Communication, Marshall Rosenberg