Navigating the Unknowns: Living with Young Children, Part 2

In this episode, Dr. Paul Lanier has a conversation with Dr. Lindsay Huffhines about unique stressors for families during these difficult times and practical tips parents can use to support infants and toddlers in handling stress and emotions. Parents and caregivers will find this podcast helpful. Dr. Paul Lanier is the Wallace Kuralt Distinguished Associate…

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Navigating the Unknowns: Living with Young Children, Part 1

In this episode, Dr. Paul Lanier has a conversation with Julie Smith and Brooklyn Crawford, Clinical Home Visitors based in eastern North Carolina about challenges families are facing with parenting young children during difficult times. This conversation is followed by one with Maxine Eichner, the Graham Distinguished Professor of Law at University of North Carolina…

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Navigating the Unknowns: Surviving and Thriving when Young Adults Live at Home

This podcast, hosted by Dr. Sarah Verbiest, introduces four young people who contribute to the discussion on strategies for youth and their parents on navigating the conflicts and opportunities of sharing a home.   Dr. Verbiest is the Director of the Jordan Institute for Families and a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of North…

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Navigating the Unknowns: Supporting, Empowering, and Honoring Older Adolescents in Dealing with Loss

In this episode, Dr. Isaiah Pickens explores strategies parents can use for supporting, empowering, and honoring older teenagers in their home that are experiencing loss. Adolescents are at a unique developmental stage that can be especially challenging when their opportunities are limited, and special dreams lost due to COVID-19. Dr.  Pickens, a clinical psychologist and…

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Help Me To Pull This Wagon

About father engagement by Sam Blue. To download the audio version of this story, visit https://soundcloud.com/user-616990317/sam-blue-wagon-story 

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