Interviews & Podcasts

Interview from Parenting Teens: The biggest Job We'll Ever Have Podcast
First Aired December 11, 2017

“If we are awake, children will show us the kind of parenting they need,” says Dawn Menken, author of Raising Parents, Raising Kids: Hands-on Wisdom for the Next Generation.

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What would that look like? Wouldn’t that be letting the kids be in charge? Not at all says Dawn; it would mean listening differently to our kids and realizing that it’s our job to help them discover their uniqueness, and if we follow their process, the job of parenting becomes one that teaches us more about ourselves along the way.

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Interview from Answers for the Family:
Raising Parents, Raising Kids: Hands-On Wisdom For The Next Generation

First Aired March 31, 2014

Listen to Dawn's interview about Raising Parents Raising Kids, with Allen Cardoza on the Answers for the Family radio show.

The Answers for the Family radio show brings you answers and options to raising children today and in our constantly changing future.

Interview from Circles of Change:
Raising Parents, Raising Kids

First Aired February 8, 2014

Listen to Dawn's interview about Raising Parents Raising Kids, with Dr. Zara Larsen on the Circles of Change radio show. Circles of Change offers "positive, pragmatic advice and often unconventional wisdom on personal career and organizational, industry and societal change."

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Interview From Madness Radio: School Bullying
First Aired June 2, 2009

What are the lasting impacts of taunting, teasing, and physical harassment between children? Why are kids who are different singled out and picked on? What can parents do if their children are victims of bullies? Psychotherapist, parent, and process worker Dawn Menken, author of Speak Out! Talking About Love, Sex & Eternity, discusses her work with public schools and families to break the cycle of bullying.

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