April 1, 2022

Pixar's Turning Red and Inside Out: How These Movies Boost EQ

Pixar's Turning Red and Inside Out: How These Movies Boost EQ

Pop culture, from Mr. Rogers to Disney Pixar movies, has the power of story to teach us all…when it’s used this well.

In this episode we talk about how Pixar’s latest movie Turning Red dives into the big emotions and shifting relationships of the tween years. We also discuss Inside Out, the gold standard of Pixar’s commitment to the development of emotional intelligence. Pop culture-from Mr. Rogers to Pixar-shows the power of story to teach us all…when it’s used this well. Why and how can these movies can be a part of your parenting toolkit? Anxiety expert Lynn Lyons explains.

Referenced in this episode:

Past Episode: The Most Powerful Resolution: Earning a Black Belt in Emotional Management

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Equipping Teens To Launch: The Connections, Conversations, and Skills Families Need

Specifically for families with teens aged 13-19, Lynn Lyons and Robin Hutson of Flusterclux will present a full day of programming on Saturday, April 9th, 2022, from 9am until 5pm at the Woodstock Inn in Woodstock, Vermont. 


The Latest Anxiety Management Course for Parents!

Managing Anxiety in Children: A Guide for Parents

This self-paced course covers the core tools a family needs to manage their anxiety, the same principles Lynn teaches to families in her private practice.

This course includes 6 video modules from Lynn Lyons, LICSW, and 9 additional Q&A videos from Lynn and Robin of Flusterclux.

What you'll get:

  • Understand how anxiety works so that you can help manage your kids and your own.
  • Learn what to say when anxiety shows up for you or your kids.
  • For Kids: A special video that explains how anxiety works suitable for those ages 6 and up.


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