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Promoting family safety, mental health,

and  well-being





Welcome to Parenting Pod

Promoting family safety & mental health





Who We Are

We are a team of doctors and scientists who are committed to improving the mental health & safety of families.

We draw on our clinical experience, review the most current research, and present it all to parents in a simple, easy-to-understand format.

Dr Langham

Ree Langham, Ph.D.

Child and family psychologist with over a decade of experience. Dr. Langham writes about ADHD and anxiety.

Dr Langodn

Kim Langdon, M.D.

Retired obstetrician-gynecologist with 19 years clinical experience. Dr. Langdon writes about eating disorders, pregnancy, and postpartum.

Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett MD

Pierrette Mimi Poinsett, M.D.

Board certified general pediatrician with over 25 years experience. Dr. Poinsett writes about pediatrics, autism, and nutrition.

Dr Munson

Catherine Munson, M.D.

Retired psychiatrist with over 25 years clinical experience. Dr. Munson writes about ADHD and current events.

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Canadian Mental Health Association
Romper
St George University

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Your Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder
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Your Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder
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Everything You Need to Know About Executive Functions
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ADHD Medications & Side Effects: A Summary Chart
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Your Guide to Social Anxiety Disorder
It’s normal to experience some degree of nervousness, fear, or worry in social situations. For instance, going on a first[...]
Everything You Need to Know About Executive Functions
What are the Executive Functions? Executive functions are the set of mental processes that help us get things done. These[...]
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Below is a chart that summarizes the main medications used to treat ADHD at the present time. Keep in mind[...]

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Executive functions provide the necessary base for learning and development. They are the brain functions that enable us to focus,[...]
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Latest in Personal Experiences

My Experience With Bulimia
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My Experience With Postpartum Depression
You think this is something that happens to others, that you are somehow immune. I became pregnant with my first[...]
My Experience With Bulimia
Eating disorders affect people differently, but bulimia is one of the most devastating conditions for your relationship with food in[...]
Being a Mom with ADHD
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My Experience With Postpartum Depression
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6 Ways To Improve Your Confidence As a Parent
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9 ways to build your child’s self-esteem (and avoid later mental health problems)
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What Causes School Shootings and How to Stop Them
This article examines possible causes for school shootings, what evidence there is to support them, and what can be done based on the evidence.
6 Ways To Improve Your Confidence As a Parent
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9 ways to build your child’s self-esteem (and avoid later mental health problems)
Did you know, as a parent, you are the main source of self-esteem for your child? [3] The significant role[...]
What Causes School Shootings and How to Stop Them
This article examines possible causes for school shootings, what evidence there is to support them, and what can be done based on the evidence.

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What makes a jogging stroller, and what should you look for? Everything you need to know about double jogging strollers,[...]
The Definitive Top 5 Best and Safest Trampoline Brands of 2018
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