Manage episode 302267171 series 2512647
None of us like to see our kids suffer. That’s why it’s so hard to see our kids struggle with anxiety or OCD. It can consume their life and ours and that’s heartbreaking.
But no matter how badly we would like to take their anxiety or OCD away from them, we just don’t have the power to do so.
In this week’s AT Parenting Survival Podcast, I talk about how we often try to make our children’s anxiety or OCD go away, and why it doesn’t work - and sometimes makes it worse. I also cover our role in their journey and the things we can do to make long-term prognosis brighter.
Also, thanks to those of you who have supported my son’s Etsy store and made him feel empowered and confident!
This podcast episode is sponsored by NOCD. NOCD provides online OCD therapy in the US, UK, Australia and Canada. To schedule your free 15 minute consultation to see if NOCD is a right fit for you and your child, go to
This podcast is for informational purposes only and should not be used to replace the guidance of a qualified professional.
To join the AT Parenting Community go to: www.ATparentingcommunity.com
Visit my website at www.ATparentingSurvival.com
Sign up for my weekly email newsletter:
Take one of my online classes:
To view the entire online school library, go to:
How to Crush Social Anxiety
Parenting Kids with OCD
Crush Moral OCD in Kids
Teaching Kids to Crush Anxiety
Helping Kids with Anxiety or OCD Through Difficult Behaviors
Helping Kids Who are Scared to Sleep
Handling Sensory-Based Anxiety
Library of Live Anxiety and OCD Classes (20 hours of class replays)
Ultimate list of helpful anxiety products:
To join my private Facebook group visit:
Interested in my AT Parenting Community Membership? Get on the waitlist:
For a list of my books visit:
Join the fun on my YouTube channel:
Other social places I hang out:
See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.