Real Talk Therapy for Emerging Men-Veronica Clanton-Higgins

Summary Please support our show by clicking the “Support This Podcast” button in your app or on our Anchor website. We typically talk about issues adult men face on our shows. Today our host spends some time with Veronica Clanton- Higgins, MSW,  to talk about her raising teen boys during what undoubtedly seems like tumultuousContinue reading “Real Talk Therapy for Emerging Men-Veronica Clanton-Higgins”

Want more sex? Stop F*cking In Your Bedroom

Summary Most people want more sex. Well most guys do anyway. But most men don’t realize that we can’t keep relying on the old 1-2 punch we used as teens and younger adults to keep hitting home runs when it comes to sexual intimacy. Today Charles talks about some things you might be open toContinue reading “Want more sex? Stop F*cking In Your Bedroom”

How Sex Offenders Groom Kids And Their Parents

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Do you know the warning signs and red flags of sex abuse grooming? Grooming, a process in which an adult befriends a child to lower their defenses and eventually sexually abuse them, is unfortunately all too common. One of the most common ways that a child is sexuallyContinue reading “How Sex Offenders Groom Kids And Their Parents”

Black Dads & Parental Stress-Jessica Reed LPC-MHSP, NCC

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup Today Charles talks with Clinical Psychotherapist Jessica Reed about the impact of racism and stress on father-child relationships. While fathers are under new scrutiny as a result of changing gender norms, political ideologies, religious interpretations, and family dynamics, arguably no men are feeling the pinch and stress moreContinue reading “Black Dads & Parental Stress-Jessica Reed LPC-MHSP, NCC”

Tired Of Trying To Be Black

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup In this episode, Charles opens up about a recent conversation with his scouting and piloting son about being tired of America’s traditional race problem and the old and young people who won’t dare let him forge his own identity. This is a dilemma many young men of colorContinue reading “Tired Of Trying To Be Black”

Loner Dad Syndrome: Part 1

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup A growing number of men are losing close friends within the first year of having a child, according to a new survey. Becoming a father is considered by many as one of life’s most rewarding experiences but the transition into parenthood can also be challenging and a timeContinue reading “Loner Dad Syndrome: Part 1”

Don’t Take Bullshit Home: How to focus on your loved one

Summary Please support the show at https://www.patreon.com/thebarbershopgroup A lot of guys aren’t getting relationship advice from guys. They’re getting it from women. And while that isn’t a bad thing, it’s equally important for guys to hear other guys talk about what has worked and about what doesn’t. As it turns out, there are a lotContinue reading “Don’t Take Bullshit Home: How to focus on your loved one”

Dad-Shaming: Is It Real? Just how bad can it be?

Summary Please support the show by clicking the “Support This Podcast” button. The C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital helps uncover just how bad dad-shaming is for guys’ parenting styles and mental and emotional health. Mom-shaming has been well documented. From the moms who are ridiculed for feeding their babies formula instead of breast milk to theContinue reading “Dad-Shaming: Is It Real? Just how bad can it be?”