March 18, 2021

060 Guarding Kids Against Addiction with Jessica Lahey

060 Guarding Kids Against Addiction with Jessica Lahey

Substance abuse and addiction is a real struggle for so many people in America. But kids are at high risk these days simply due to the media, their genetics, and stressors. So what are we to do as parents to help guard our kids against addiction? In...


Substance abuse and addiction is a real struggle for so many people in America. But kids are at high risk these days simply due to the media, their genetics, and stressors. So what are we to do as parents to help guard our kids against addiction?


In this episode, we welcome back Jessica Lahey, mom of 2 boys and author of upcoming book, The Addiction Inoculation. She specializes in research and writing about the confluence of education and parenting. Today she shares with us her personal experiences as a 3rd generation alcoholic and her journey to arm her own kids as well as the kids she teaches against addiction and substance abuse.

 

Find all the resources we shared in this episode here:

https://www.noguiltmom.com/guarding-kids-against-addiction