Raising Conscious Kids: The New Parenting Paradigm With Neil Strauss #194

Topics Discussed In This Episode:

  • Why the key to changing the world is healthy parenting

  • Maintaining a great relationship with the other parent of your child, even when the romantic relationships ends

  • A big myth about relationships

  • Why “staying together for the kids” is a backwards plan that doesn’t produce healthy, loving role models

  • Developing a mature relationship with monogamy

  • How The Truth changed Luke’s life

  • A sure way to kill any romantic relationship: turning your partner into a parent

  • The mistakes that most parents make – and the ones that we can avoid

  • The moment Neil learned that he was going to have a kid (also the first time he ever hoped a pregnancy test would come back positive)

  • The books and experts that have taught Neil the most about parenting

  • Why Neil keeps a diary for his son

  • How a parent can create boundaries and not get enmeshed with their child, while still being loving and intimate with them

  • You’re not always going to be your kid’s friend – and that’s okay!

  • How to avoid teaching your children to medicate their emotions

  • The Continuum Concept & parenting

  • The roles that people take on in dysfunctional families

  • Why conscious parenting is the most important thing you can do in your life

  • Neil’s new podcast, To Live and Die in LA, about the disappearance of aspiring actress Adea Shabani

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