In this episode, we’re excited to introduce Anika Vassell!
Anika Vassell is a psychologist from the UK with over 25 years experience specialising in adolescent behaviour. Having spent her own teenage years disconnected from parents Anika has gone on to dedicate her life in supporting young people, parents, and professionals by sharing the practical tools that help in avoiding the stress, instability, and vulnerability that is often felt in this developmental stage.
We talk about:
- The Parent Approach and making sure there is a whole family support system in place when there are issues happening at home
- What some of the common problems parents might be facing with their adolescent child
- Teen thought processes
- Suggestions for parents
This episode is full of wisdom nuggets that will motivate you to be an even better parent, teacher mentor or whatever it is you do with young people in the world.
I’d love to know what you thought about this episode….please leave a comment below if anything stood out for you from what Anika shared. And of course you can always comment below to let us know about any other people you’d like me to interview or any other topics you’d like us to cover.