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Honest Mamas Podcast

Supporting women emotionally & spiritually on the motherhood journey.
Three psychotherapists, moms, and friends share stories & interviews about pregnancy, fertility, parenting, motherhood and much more. The Honest Mama founders are Sophie Darch McEntee, LMFT, Melissa Divaris Thompson, LMFT and Claire R. Colaço, LMFT.

Podcast produced by Pete Bailey.

Apr 3, 2018

Welcome to episode thirty-five of the Honest Mamas Podcast! Today, we speak to Leora Fulvio about raising conscious boys.

Leora Fulvio is a San Francisco based licensed Psychotherapist specializing in the treatment of Eating Disorders. She's also a full-time Mom of two very spirited little boys and two not-so spirited cats. 

What you’ll hear in this episode

  • Leora Fulvio’s experience of dealing with her boys behavior on the playground
  • Why we need to get away from the “Boys will be boys” mentality
  • Knowing that it’s ok for boys to express emotions
  • Teaching boys to treat others how they would like to be treated
  • How adults need to be conscious of the language they use around boys
  • The importance of teaching boys that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes
  • Understanding that none of us are perfect but need to do what we can to support the consciousness of boys