Aired Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 2:00 PM ET
Joy Fixes for Weary Parents
No matter how much parents love their children, parenting is hard. While people have raised kids forever, modern life presents fresh challenges. Today’s guest, Erin Leyba, PhD and author of Joy Fixes for Weary Parents shares ‘that if you keep habits of joy at the forefront, then many challenges that parents face, like weariness, tend to resolve themselves.’
About the Guest: Erin Leyba, PhD
Erin Leyba, PhD, an individual and marriage counselor, specializing in helping parents of young children. She is the author of Joy Fixes for Weary Parents: 101 Quick, Research-Based Ideas for Overcoming Stress and Building a Life You Love.
In addition to writing her popular blogs, she speaks often to parenting and childcare groups. She writes regularly about parenting and partnering with presence and joy. Her articles have been featured on Psychology Today, Your Tango, Working Mother, Blog Her, Positive Parents and Kids, Hello Dearest, The Elephant Journal, Great Moments in Parenting, and other sites.