Ep. 87 How to Give Your Child the Gift of Resilience

Resilience is built and building resilience in kids is key to them flourishing in life through good and difficult times. Adolescent Medicine guru, Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg shares so many pearls of wisdom on how to not only foster resilience in children but also connect with teens. One piece of advice he offers, is to ask your child, “How can I be the best parent for you? What do you need from me?”

Episode 87 is required listening for all families facing tremendous challenges during the pandemic to create the space for growth and overcoming.

The episode covers:

  • What is resilience?
  • Why is it so important to help our kids build resilience?
  • What type of parent or parenting style is best suited for raising resilient kids?
  • How to build resilience in kids?
  • The reaching teens approach.
  • How to build resilience in your community?

Thanks, Kenneth R. Ginsburg, MD, MSEd, FAAP!

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Raising Kids To Thrive

Building Resilience n Children and Teens

Reaching Teens

Center for Parent and Teen Communication