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  • Dealing with Grief
    Dealing with Grief​Dr. Dobson discusses the painful (but necessary) process of grieving, and vividly recalls how his mother died of a broken heart following the death of his father.drjamesdobson2016-05-24T18:02:599 views00:01:43
  • Parental Sacrifice
    Parental SacrificeDr. Dobson recalls a formative experience from his own rebellious teen years to illustrate that every child should know that his parent's priorities will always be with the family whenever needs arise that require extra time and focus. No matter h...drjamesdobson2016-05-20T14:07:245 views00:01:42
  • Teen Development
    Teen DevelopmentDr. Dobson looks at the early-teen period of physical and social development, and in particular four "extremes" that perennially cause so many children such enormous distress: i.e., the late-maturing boy, the late-maturing girl, the early-maturing...drjamesdobson2016-05-11T11:57:3910 views00:01:44
  • Full-Time Mom
    Full-Time MomDr. Dobson encourages young women to pursue professional careers after college OR to have the confidence to choose to stay home and raise children. Either way, don't let others pressure you into anything, but rather make your own choices and alway...drjamesdobson2016-05-03T19:24:073 views00:01:46
  • Good Manners
    Good MannersDr. Dobson laments the lack of politeness and civility in our culture today, and emphasizes the importance of training children up well grounded in manners.drjamesdobson2016-04-26T18:17:1816 views00:01:45
  • Growing Pains
    Growing PainsDr. Dobson is reminded of a touching life lesson he learned many years ago involving a stray cat unsuccessfully fending for itself, and how it offers parallels to how we should consider the plight of many "stray" young people who are trying to fin...drjamesdobson2016-04-20T14:32:239 views00:01:42
  • Growth Through Risks
    Growth Through RisksDr. Dobson explains the necessity of letting children occasionally struggle through possible failure to work through challenges on their own, though the natural inclination of a parent is to intervene and provide for their child's needs in every m...drjamesdobson2016-04-12T22:46:4214 views00:01:42
  • Freedom and Respect
    Freedom and RespectDr. Dobson invokes the old adage, "If you love something, set it free..." to explain that people are naturally more attracted to those who are self-confident and don't seem overly needy. And for romantic relationships or practically any other kind...drjamesdobson2016-04-05T17:37:0920 views00:01:46
  • The Loner
    The LonerDr. Dobson recalls a time early in his career as a high school counselor when a lonely young man confided in him that he hadn't any friends or anyone who cared about him. Unfortunately, this kind of isolation isn't uncommon and will sometimes lead...drjamesdobson2016-03-30T12:27:1016 views00:01:42
  • The Mission of Christ
    The Mission of ChristHappy Easter from Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk!drjamesdobson2016-03-24T14:17:063,674 views00:02:00
  • The First Five Minutes
    The First Five MinutesDr. James Dobson discusses the importance of "the first five minutes" when interacting with others.drjamesdobson2016-03-24T13:27:0711 views00:01:44
  • Going Down
    Going DownDr. Dobson recalls a time just after he and Shirley were married, when his blushing bride had a brush with pride and subsequently a close call in the deep end of a swimming pool. He wonders how many people in need allow pride to keep them from the...drjamesdobson2016-03-15T18:04:329 views00:01:45
  • Who's in Control?
    Who's in Control?Dr. Dobson observes that when a child challenges the authority of a parent, it's at least in part based on the universal human desire for power and control, and beckons that parent or adult authority figure to respond with an unwavering confidence...drjamesdobson2016-03-08T19:47:2315 views00:01:41
  • Teachers Need Our Encouragement
    Teachers Need Our EncouragementDr. Dobson lifts up teachers and educators, who far too often find themselves overworked and underappreciated, doing their best against all odds in classrooms full of students who increasingly have issues at home.drjamesdobson2016-03-02T18:32:039 views00:01:44
  • True Commitment
    True CommitmentDr. James Dobson discusses what true love and commitment really means.drjamesdobson2016-02-26T12:57:017 views00:01:43
  • Bonding During Courtship
    Bonding During CourtshipDr. James Dobson discusses the dangers of rushing into physical intimacy before marriage.drjamesdobson2016-02-19T12:47:018 views00:01:40