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Susan Borison and Stephanie Silverman, best friends and co-founders of Your Teen Media, are bringing their magazine to life. From interviews with the experts and authors to discussions of trending topics and personal stories, Your Teen with Sue and Steph is an essential guide to raising teens today.

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How College Makes or Breaks Us

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In a dream world, your teen should attend the most selective college they're admitted to... right?
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Can't You Just Try and Be Pleasant?

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Lian Dolan of Satellite Sisters joins Sue and Steph for some good old-fashioned gab, sharing stories of sisterhood, life behind the microphone, and keeping the familial peace. 
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A Your Teen Halloween

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Celebrate Halloween with a fun-sized episode from Sue and Steph
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Do Popular Kids Really "Peak" In High School?

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Would abolishing homecoming courts radically reinvent the traditional social hierarchy of American high schools?
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The Inner Lives of Teens, Unfiltered

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Does your teen struggle with depression or anxiety? Are you worried that they secretly might be?
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Never Done: Our Job as Parents Doesn't End When They Leave Home

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Finally, your kid is off to college. Your time parenting is done... right?
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Turning Around Teen Entitlement

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We all want the best for our kids...but what happens when they end up feeling that the world owes them the best?
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When Anxiety Drains Your Teen's Tank, Here’s What You Can Do

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Let's face it: parenting a child who experiences anxiety can be a major challenge for all parties.
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Why We Need to Parent Like Dolphins

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Do you ever wonder what your teen would be doing if they weren't seemingly always on their phone?
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It’s More Than What We Say, It’s How We Say It

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Are you ever mid-conversation with your teen when they suddenly ask you to stop yelling at them?
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Give Respect to Get Respect (Even When It's Hard)

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This week, Sue and Steph chat with educator and true teen whisperer Amy Speidel about the importance of modeling the attitudes we want to see in our teens.
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Want To Be A Good Mother? Be Good To Yourself

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Being a caregiver means constant emotional output. After acting as a nurturing force all day long, who makes sure mom is feeling nurtured and emotionally refueled?
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Life Skills Your Teen Should Know Before Graduation

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This week, author of How To Raise an Adult and former Dean of Students at Stanford University Julie Lythcott-Haims gives it to Sue and Steph straight up.
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Embracing the Gift of Failure

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Sue and Stephanie are thrilled to be sharing their first episode of Your Teen with Sue and Steph! They share the origins of Your Teen Media, share some of their most meaningful "a-ha" moments as parents, and are joined by friend of the show Jessica Lahey, author of "The Gift of Failure."
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Coming Soon!

Your Teen with Sue and Steph | S:1
Sue and Steph will talk with parents, experts, and teens to support listeners through the journey of parenting.
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