Episode 71: Tessa Stuckey – Strategies for When Your Kids Lie or Cheat from a Licensed Therapist

Tessa Stuckey is a licensed therapist working with teens and parents of teens. She is a returning guest on this show. She was episode 32 of this podcast where we talked about cultural influences impacting our teens.

Today on the podcast, Tessa talks about coping skills, when our kids lie and cheat and how to handle those things. Tessa has a great system that she talks about in this podcast for when her children lie and cheat. 

Tessa is helping so many people with her therapy practice as well as on her Instagram community. She is so relatable, she has four kids of her own and comes at everything with such a thoughtful approach!

What we talked about:

4:05- Catching up with Tessa

16:45- Addressing cheating and lying with your kids

34:35- Talking to your kids about how their behavior affects your emotions

40:55- Allowing your kids to feel their emotions and handling behavioral issues

51:45- Figuring out how to parent in the way that works best for you

59:15- End of podcast questions

Show notes:

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For the Sake of our Youth by Tessa Stuckey

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