Joy Superpowers – Episode 12– Pre-empting trouble with kids with Larissa Mills

Podcast Recap

In episode 12 of the Joy Superpowers podcast, I’m talking with Larissa Mills about the Joy Superpower of pre-empting trouble with children. Larissa is the founder of and also a parent, teacher, coach and educational consultant.

10 years aho, Larissa, as a teacher found a link between increased negative behavior and children’s cell phone use – she has researched in depth this topic about children’s unwanted behaviour and mobile phone use. She has created strategies and tips for parents when it comes to parenting, and want to help children’s future to be as bright as possible. Here is the link to if you desire explore more.

During this episode, we are discussing topics such as:

  • how smartphones affect the behaviour of children
  • different approaches to parenting and parenting styles
  • hobbies of children and how do freetime activities affect the child’s behaviour

To learn more about our conversation and to have some extra reading on the Joy Superpower of Pre-empting trouble with kids, check out our blog here.

About the podcast:

The Art and Science of Joy Podcast is all about inspiring people to live more joyfully, so if you’re seeking a bit more joy in your own life or seeking to bring some more joy to the lives of others then this podcast could well be for you! In our second podcast series, Joy Superpowers, we’ll be going through one superpower per week that you can use to live a more joy-filled life.

In each episode, I’ll be inviting an expert on a particular Joy Superpower to share their words of wisdom, as we take a look at the science behind the superpower, and explore how you can apply the superpower in your own life.

Connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram at @theartandscienceofjoy as we continue to explore the Joy Superpowers and continue join the conversation. We’d love to hear your thoughts with the hashtag #joysuperpowers

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The Art and Science of Joy host

Andrew Cannon

Andrew has spent his career building a deep understanding of people’s values, attitudes and behaviors in order to help business people make better decisions. Over the last few years, Andrew has used this knowledge and his research skills to deep-dive into the art and science of joy.
Andrew’s journey in business has taught him many lessons about leadership; about the importance of purpose and people, as well as profits, and about the role joy can play in companies to elevate both personal and business success.