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  • 00:34

    Amber Jones [Part 1] tells her story. Listen to her vision and story.

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    Proactive Parenting is all about building better adults.  Please go to our website www.proactiveparenting.us to find out more.  Also follow us on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/proactiveparentingonline  or on our Twitter twitter.com/PrActiveParent
    If you desire to donate to Proactive Parenting you may do so by going to https://www.paypal.me/proactiveparenting
    Amber Jones is a wife and mother who has a desire to help girls.  Listen to her story and how God has led.  You may also see her guest post on our website at https://www.facebook.com/notes/proactive-parenting/be-who-you-want-to-be/663031477154339.  You may also go to their website at www.devonvalleyfarms.com.  Amber and her husband Daron also support Ed & Heather Durhams, FEA Ministries missionaries, home for girls by raising cattle.  Go to https://www.facebook.com/youthcenterslovakia to find out more.
    If you have a story you want to tell about your ministry, please contact Proactive Parenting by going to our website: www.proactiveparenting.us

  • 00:39

    Outlier Parenting Features Author and Expert Peg Streep

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    On today's edition of Outlier Parenting, we feature parenting expert and author Peg Streep. Streep is currently a regular contributor to  PsychologyToday.com and PsychCentral.com.  She writes about the mother-daughter relationship, goal-setting, disengagement, and other topics. Recently, she published Daughter Detox: Recovering From an Unloving Mother and Reclaiming Your Life which offers the daughters of unloving mothers vital information, guidance, and real strategies for healing from childhood experiences. Prior to Daughter Detox, she wrote  Mastering The Art Of Quitting which unpacks the psychological meaning behind why it's so hard to quit, even when you've slowly come to realize that your goals are doing more harm than good.
     

  • 00:54

    Are There Enough Teachers of Color in Our Classrooms? Part 2.

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    According to the US Department of Education, 56% of American students will be students of color by 2024. Yet today, just 18% of teachers are teachers of color. In today's episode of Parents Engaging Parents, Altorice is joined by two educators to discuss this disparity, how it impacts student outcomes, and what innovative educators are doing to address it.

  • 00:38

    What Does It Mean To Be a Mother?

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    In observance of Mother's Day we will talk about what it means to be a mother, including how this meaning is changing over time, or is it really? Dr. Annie Abram will be interviewed by Rondi Charleston.  Dr. Abram is a psychotherapist and psychoanalyst, and holds a PhD in clinical social work. Her practice is in Norwalk, CT.
    Rondi Charleston, a Juilliard graduate, is an award winning jazz singer/lyricist/composer whose work has appeared in film, TV and on stage throughout the U.S. and Europe.
    Her most recent album, Signs of Life, climbed the Jazz Week charts for ten consecutive weeks and has critics raving; Jazz Times proclaims: “she is a songwriter whose poetic, narrative, and compositional skills are comparable to such modern masters as Joni Mitchell and Paul Simon.” Touring in support of Signs of Life, Rondi and her all-star band have given sold out performances from coast to coast – from Yoshi’s in San Francisco, to Mayne Stage in Chicago, to Joe’s Pub in New York. Along the way, Rondi has appeared as a featured guest on such prestigious television – PBS Chicago Tonight, Entertainment Tonight, and ABC Windy City Live. Prior to her jazz career Rondi worked at ABC News as a journalist. She received an Emmy and Peabody Award as a television journalist and investigative reporter for Primetime Live.

  • 00:16

    The Reason Your Kids Are Screwed Up is You! (Intro by Fire!)

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    You are a bad parent, now start doing something to fix it.
     
    08/07/2016 Assignment: 
     
    What is the one thing that if accomplished would have the greatest impact on your life?
    My One Thing is . . .
    ________________________________________________________________________
    ________________________________________________________________________
    ________________________________________________________________________
    ________________________________________________________________________
    Name three simple action items that you can take to start the process of acheiving this one thing.
    1)  ________________________________________________________
    2) ________________________________________________________
    3) ________________________________________________________
    *Each day for the next 7 days, write down three simple (acheivable) easy action items that you want to complete each day.
    TIP:  Buy a cheap spiral bound student notebook to record your goals and action items.

  • 00:35

    Maelle Kids Radio: Atlanta based Mom, Wife and Boutique owner Tina Foy

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    One this episode of Maelle Kids Radio, Tee, and Dee talks to Mom and businesswoman Tina Foy. They talk about parenting, Toys"R"US, Maelle Kids Magazine Issue 1 and more.
    Share it, follow, rate it and leave a review. Even if you can't listen to the entire episode.
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  • 01:00

    LITTLE EINSTEINS

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    The school buses are back and taking our kids off for a new school year. As parents, we trust that they will receive the best education they can in the school system. As back to school month continues on Mommas Pearls, Special guest Marlon Villalva, a longtime educational administrator, joins us to explore the pressures on school kids these days, what parents can do and what really happens behind the scenes.

  • 01:27

    Cut it Out! The Epidemic of Cesarian Sections

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    Join me for a rich bold jazzy converstion with Theresa Morris, author of Cut It Out: the C-Section Epidemic in America.  Professor Morris' primary areas of specialization are Organizational Theory, Sociology of Reproduction and Birth, Political Sociology, and Sex and Gender. 
    Theresa challenges most existing explanations of the unprecedented rise in c-section rates, which locate the cause of this trend in physicians practicing defensive medicine, women choosing c-sections for scheduling reasons, or women’s poor health and older ages. Morris’s explanation of the c-section epidemic is more complicated, taking into account the power and structure of legal, political, medical, and professional organizations; gendered ideas that devalue women; hospital organizational structures and protocols; and professional standards in the medical and insurance communities. She argues that there is a new culture within medicine that avoids risk or unpredictable outcomes and instead embraces planning and conservative choices, all in an effort to have perfect births. Based on 130 in-depth interviews with women who had just given birth, obstetricians, midwives, and labor and delivery nurses, as well as a careful examination of local and national level c-section rates, Cut It Out provides a comprehensive, riveting look at a little-known epidemic that greatly affects the lives, health, and families of each and every woman in America.
     

  • 01:00

    The New Normal with Life Coach Michelle Buzgon

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    Parents of Children with Disabilities have special needs of their own that are often downplayed, neglected or downright denied.  Have you taken a moment for yourself?  Have you given yourself permission to grieve, to feel angry, sad or confused? It's normal to have an array of emotions in the process of accepting your life with your special child.  Join us with Certified Life Coach Michelle Buzgon as we explore, discuss and support each other.

  • 00:27

    Dr. Amber Brooks DAN Professional

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    Join me as I interview a DAN- Defeat Autism Now doctor Amber Brooks. 

  • 00:26

    Special Parents Confidential Episode 34 Down Syndrome

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    Down Syndrome. Myths and Facts. Down Syndrome is one of the most well known of all disorders and disabilities. The common facial characteristics of Down Syndrome, along with certain physical challenges make the disorder easy to recognize. Yet, for all the familiarity, most people know very little about Down Syndrome and how it affects those […]
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