The Empowered Parent Podcast
Celebrating and Helping Our New Dad S08 - E08

Celebrating and Helping Our New Dad S08 - E08

March 11, 2021

Chris, Kayla, and Ryan are joined by a very special guest for this episode, our very own Dallas Stacy. He is usually happiest producing, but we asked him to join us on the air to talk about recently becoming a dad. 

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Managing Transitions S08 - E07

Managing Transitions S08 - E07

March 4, 2021

Chris, Ryan, and Kayla the difficulties our kids experience with transitions. But they don't leave you hanging, they also share ideas to empower you to manage those transitions well. 

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Helping Our Kids Build Skills S08 - E06

Helping Our Kids Build Skills S08 - E06

February 25, 2021

In our previous episode, Chris, Kayla, and Ryan discussed Challenging Behaviors. In this episode, they discuss how we can proactively build skills in our children to help them when they are struggling.

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One Big Happy Home

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Produced by Dallas Stacy

Challenging Behaviors S08 - E05

Challenging Behaviors S08 - E05

February 14, 2021

In this episode, Ryan, Kayla, and Chris discuss challenging behaviors. How do we figure out what our kids are trying to communicate to us? What part of the interaction stems from our own triggers, and how can we respond well?

Mentioned in this episode

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We love that we can play a part in bringing hope, encouragement, and healing to families across the world. We are so thankful for the people who have poured into us so we could pour into others. Would you consider supporting our ongoing work by becoming a patron of our podcast?

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The Hallmarks of Secure Attachment S08 - E04

The Hallmarks of Secure Attachment S08 - E04

February 6, 2021

In this episode, Ryan and Kayla discuss Jude Cassidy's Hallmarks of Secure Attachment and provide some practical tips to help you work on attachment with your kids.

Resources mentioned in this episode


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We love that we can play a part in bringing hope, encouragement, and healing to families across the world. We are so thankful for the people who have poured into us so we could pour into others. Would you consider supporting our ongoing work by becoming a patron of our podcast?

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Produced by Dallas Stacy

The Basics of Attachment S08 - E03

The Basics of Attachment S08 - E03

January 24, 2021

Chris is back and in this episode, he discusses The Basics of Attachment with Ryan and Kayla. They talk about the stages of regulation, the cycle of attachment, and how our kids were likely to have missed these necessary stages of development. Also, Kayla shares how she has been a bad influence on Ryan

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We love that we can play a part in bringing hope, encouragement, and healing to families across the world. We are so thankful for the people who have poured into us so we could pour into others. Would you consider supporting our ongoing work by becoming a patron of our podcast?

One Big Happy Home

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Produced by Dallas Stacy

Fear and Felt Safety S08 - E02

Fear and Felt Safety S08 - E02

January 13, 2021

Ryan and Kayla are without Chris for this one where they discuss a foundational idea in trauma-informed care, felt-safety. They discuss the differences between being safe and feeling safe, and share a few strategies to help you create an environment where your kids feel safe.

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One Big Happy Home

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Produced by Dallas Stacy

What Is Trauma? S08 - E01

What Is Trauma? S08 - E01

January 6, 2021

To start out the new year Ryan, Kayla, and Chris are getting back to the basics. In this episode they breakdown what trauma really is. From in utero trauma to various forms of abuse they break down the effects it can have and what you can do as a parent to help your kids through it. 

Mentioned in this episode

  • Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACES) [CLICK HERE to take the ACE Assessment]
  • BUILD: Creating a Foundation of Connection [CLICK HERE to learn more about BUILD]

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Produced by Dallas Stacy

Help For The Holidays (Part 2) S07 - E18

Help For The Holidays (Part 2) S07 - E18

December 21, 2020

Ryan, Kayla, and Chris are back for part two of Help For The Holidays. In this episode, they focus on the importance of setting expectations for your families and for your kids. They discuss being mindful of the desires of others, while also setting important boundaries for your family as things may look entirely different this holiday season. They also end this episode with an important debate, the merits of a fanny pack.  

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We love that we can play a part in bringing hope, encouragement, and healing to families across the world. We are so thankful for the people who have poured into us so we could pour into others. Would you consider supporting our ongoing work by becoming a patron of our podcast?

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Music: "Home" by Moses Uvere

Engineered and Produced by Dallas Stacy

Help For The Holidays (Part 1) S07 - E17

Help For The Holidays (Part 1) S07 - E17

December 15, 2020

Christmas time is here and Ryan, Kayla, and Chris reflect on holidays past while also looking ahead to this year. They encourage parents to not be afraid of changing things up this year to accommodate these unique times. They also share some tips to stay in charge of your emotional state during the holidays as they can create some stressful and emotional situations.

Become a patron of the Empowered Parent Podcast

We love that we can play a part in bringing hope, encouragement, and healing to families across the world. We are so thankful for the people who have poured into us so we could pour into others. Would you consider supporting our ongoing work by becoming a patron of our podcast?

One Big Happy Home

Web | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | Email | Trauma School | Patreon

Music: "Home" by Moses Uvere

Engineered and Produced by Dallas Stacy

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