Resource for Parenting

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.

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Pandora

You Don't Have to Be a Sex Educator

Talking with your teen or tween about sex can, of course, be an uncomfortable topic. But here's the good news: Dr. Megan Maas claims that parents don't have to be sex educators, just sex socializers. What does that mean? Listen to this week's episode to find out!

About Megan Maas:

Megan Maas' award-winning research focuses on adolescent sexual socialization, with an emphasis on the role that social media, sexting, and online pornography play in the development of attitudes and behavior related to sexuality and gender. Dr. Maas has served as a facilitator, workshop leader, and speaker on issues revolving around adolescent sexuality and parent-child communication about sexuality at universities and organizations across the country.

Recent Episodes

View All

How To Be An Adult

Your Teen with Sue and Steph
"Adulting" has become a profoundly stressful experience for many people, and not necessarily just millennials.
Listen to How To Be An Adult

The High School Hamster Wheel

Your Teen with Sue and Steph
There is no Single Right Way to do the high school or college experience— Betsy Jewell knows that well.
Listen to The High School Hamster Wheel

When Your Kid Hates You

Your Teen with Sue and Steph
There’s nothing that stings quite as bitterly as being on the receiving end of your teen’s brutal attitude.
Listen to When Your Kid Hates You

How To Workparent

Your Teen with Sue and Steph
Between negotiating work/life boundaries, mitigating feelings of guilt, and wanting to excel as both a parent and a professional, life can get overwhelming.
Listen to How To Workparent