Kids and Peer Pressure


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By Future Focused Parenting, Kira Dorrian, and Deana Thayer. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Curious to know Kira's and Deana's whys for peer pressure? Wondering what the three pillars of the Future Focused Parenting philosophy are and how you can apply them? Be sure to listen as Kira and Deana dive into these questions and so much more.

"You have to be willing to say, actually, my value system is stronger than my fear." - Kira Dorrian

"That's so great because something has to win, right? So this is about laying the foundation so the value system wins. And the fear doesn't." - Deana Thayer

"Don't downgrade your dreams to upgrade your relationships." - Matshona Dhliwayo

Join us to learn about:

  • Deana's why for peer pressure (7:30)
  • Kira's why for peer pressure (8:37)
  • How does Deana apply values that are Future Focused? (10:50)
  • Are environments a factor with peer pressure? (13:36)
  • Should you teach your kids to trust their gut? (13:36)
  • Is it essential that kids explore outside the boundaries their parents have set for them? (24:01)
  • The first pillar of the Future Focused Parenting philosophy (26:25)
  • Second pillar (27:04)
  • Final pillar (27:50)
  • What do you do when your kid does give in to peer pressure? (28:36)

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Episode referenced: Kids and Friendships Episode

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