If you’re ready to address your deepest stepmom anxieties, or get to work on overcoming that post-divorce “parenting paralysis” that seems to strike even the most professionally successful dad, give me a shout about working together 1:1. You can book a free call with me at bit.ly/CALLTRACY
Here are the episodes I suggested from our archives:
9.1 Expectations vs Agreements
8.1 The Teenage stepdaughter with Mary Kelly
7.5, 7.6 Up-leveling as a dad with Rich Bolus of The Dad Mindset podcast
6.5, 6.6 Trystan Reese author of How We Do Family
5.5 Kate Anthony – first wife forever syndrome
4.4 Me: How do you bond with a kid who wants nothing to do with you
Please go check out Team Super Dad and get more Jonnie Jensen. I feel very much aligned with his mission and how he goes about empowering dads to make all the impact they want to have on their kids while having a great work-life balance and even a great bank balance!
I’ll be live on my public Facebook page, @essentialstepmom from March 22-26 with 5 days of tips for staying in contact with kids who you can’t access. I’d love to see you there!
If you’d love one to one help but can’t imagine carving out an hour of privacy in your hectic schedule, I’m now offering a Day of Voxer alternative! Let’s hang out together for a whole day and chat over this private voice message service. No pressure, pop on and off as you have the time and attention. If that sounds interesting, email me to learn more!
You can find Carly at carlyisrael.com and her podcast is called In Your Corner Divorce.
Her book, Seconds and Inches is available at Barnes and Noble, Amazon and Bookshop.org.
Find more information about the Nacho Kids Academy at nachokidsacademy.com/theessentialstepmom. That’s the link that will let them know I sent you, so they can sponsor my work here at The Essential Stepmom too!
You can always reach out to me with your questions or comments at email@example.com. I’d be very glad to hear from your partner, too.
My Undeletable Dad program might be just the thing to get him back up onto that pedestal of fatherhood where he belongs!
Mary Kelly is probably the most experienced therapist in America for stepfamilies and their kids with over 18 years of experience dealing with this family dynamic. She’s a regular contributor to Stepmom Magazine, HuffPost and other publications. Find her at realstepfamilies.com. Her Facebook page is Real Stepfamilies, Real Solutions and she’s on Instagram @realstepmoms. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and say “Add me to your email list!” for my weekly messages. Book a free call, no strings attached to ask about coaching or to learn about Undeletable Dad: bit.ly/CALLTRACY
There’s a lot of talk about helping girls to take their power and shed limiting stereotypes, but our boys suffer from limits too. How can we stop our unconscious role-typing of boys and girls? Don’t we want boys to become compassionate, sensitive, heart-centered husbands and dads?
Michael C Reichert can be found at MichaelCReichert.com and his book How To Raise A Boy: The Power of Connection to Build Good Men is available from Amazon and Barnes and Noble
Join my mailing list by sending me an email message at email@example.com. I’d love to connect with you!
Book a free call to learn about my 1:1 coaching program for dads who want to help their kids over parental alienation and get on with being a regular father again. bit.ly/CALLTRACY
If you’re a social media kind of person, join my closed Facebook group, The Spectacular Stepmom and meet some really nice women you can relate to!
Richard Capriola has been a mental health and addictions counselor for over two decades. He’s been licensed in Illinois and Texas and recently retired from Menninger Clinic in Houston where he worked as an addictions counselor for adolescents and adults diagnosed with psychiatric and substance abuse disorders. He is the author of the book “The Addicted Child: A Parent’s Guide to Adolescent Substance Abuse”.
You can find all the information you need at his website: helptheaddictedchild.com
Send your questions on the topic of kids and substance abuse and Richard will address them on a future episode! You can send them to me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll forward them to him.
Reach out for help with your parent-child relationships and build the kind of connection that will help immunize your child against falling into the substance trap. Let’s talk about retrieving your damaged family dynamic and putting you back up on the dad pedestal where you belong! Book a free, private, no-obligation phone call by visiting bit.ly/CALLTRACY
If you’re a stepmom, I’m always glad to chat with you, too! Hit the same link and let’s get acquainted!
Send your partner over to listen to some episodes of The Dad Mindset Podcast with Rich Bolus at TheDadMindset.com
Book a call and let’s talk about whether coaching is the right kind of support for you – bit.ly/CALLTRACY
I have a free parenting guide for dads who need to make a stronger connection with their kids in a post-divorce family. Grab my RESTORATIVE PARENTING QUICKSTART GUIDE here: bit.ly/dadagain I love hearing from listeners – shoot your questions and suggestions over to email@example.com