Different from the Other Kids

A Book of Interviews for Parents of Challenging Children

Have you checked out this weeks interview? — February 1, 2017

Have you checked out this weeks interview?

Hello everyone! Have you listened to this week’s podcast yet? Angela sits down with Shelly, a friend and mother. Shelly’s son encountered some difficulties with school after falling into a depression. Listen to the podcast to listen how Shelly and her son were able to make changes to help him succeed after being diagnosed with a mood disorder.

Find the podcast on iTunes and leave us a review – we’d appreciate it!

Advertisements
New #podcast episode with Elizabeth — November 1, 2016

New #podcast episode with Elizabeth

This week on Different from the Other Kids: Law & Disorder Edition Angela introduces Elizabeth. They discuss the issues that Elizabeth’s daughter has faced with addiction and ADHD, how she hit rock bottom and finally realized that she needed to change her life. Elizabeth’s candid account highlights that mental health is not a life sentence and that through compassion she was able to help her daughter.

Click on the links to listen to the latest podcast on iTunes or Player.FM and leave us some feedback! And, have you checked out the Sneak Peak of Angela’s upcoming book, Different from the Other Kids: Natural Alternatives Edtion? It launches November 11, 2016!

Interested in a Sneak Peak? — October 27, 2016

Interested in a Sneak Peak?

dftok-fb

Click on the picture and fill in the form to get a free SNEAK PEAK at Angela Tsounis’ latest book, Different from the Other Kids: Natural Alternatives Edition which launches November 11, 2016. Angela and the DFTOK team are very excited for the latest book in the Different from the Other Kids series, which aims to reduce stigma and further the conversation surrounding children and mental health. Different from the Other Kids: Natural Alternatives Edition is based on Angela’s interviews with naturopathic doctors, fascial stretch therapists, as well as individuals who have managed to overcome daily medication use through more natural means. Check out the sneak peak for the foreword and introduction from the latest book, and don’t forget… Different from the Other Kids: Natural Alternatives Edition launches November 11, 2016, and will be available on Amazon.

Welcome back Jacquie Tyas for another great interview! — October 11, 2016

Welcome back Jacquie Tyas for another great interview!

Hello everyone! We are back from Thanksgiving with another interview with Jacquie on Different from the Other Kids. Angela sits down with Jacquie once more as they discuss youth engagement and the power of giving young people a voice. Things as simple as giving input on meals and participating in group activities can have a major impact on how young people come to view themselves and the world they inhabit. Listen now at http://bit.ly/ListenDFTOK!

New interview this week with Jacquie! — October 3, 2016

New interview this week with Jacquie!

This week on Different from the Other Kids: Law & Disorder Edition, we welcome back Jacquie. She talks about her son’s ongoing struggles with mental health and addiction issues, and the tragic reality of supporting a loved one when the available resources are inadequate. Jacquie navigates the difficulties of trying to find a psychiatrist who can provide long term monitoring of prescriptions for her own traumas and gives us insight into the disconnect between patients and service providers.

Check out the latest interview on iTunes, GooglePlay or Player.FM to listen to all episodes of the weekly podcast.

Welcome Maria to this week’s podcast! — September 26, 2016

Welcome Maria to this week’s podcast!

This week on Different from the Other Kids: Law & Disorder Edition, Angela sits down with Maria, a Coordinator of Police Foundations at Durham College. They discuss the changing educational landscape for prospective police officers and how community outreach has become integrated into the foundational training they undergo. Maria explains how police evaluate and deal with escalating situations and also gives some advice to parents how they can aid police in helping their children.

To view the “Use of Force Model” that Maria refers to, check out the Podcast Resource page.

Check out the podcast on iTunes, GooglePlay or Player.FM – click on the Podcast Info page for all of the links and please leave us a review!

New #podcast #episode with guest Rosa — May 30, 2016

New #podcast #episode with guest Rosa

Hello everyone! This week, Angela interviews on Rosa, owner of Rise Mind Body Fitness, on this week’s episode of Different from the Other Kids. Rosa is a physical, mental and spiritual healer. Rosa combines a combination of physical therapy and mindfulness in order to facilitate healing, personal growth and transformation.

Listen to the interview between Angela and Rosa to get a better idea of what Rosa does and how she does it. Rosa’s has a very interesting perspective on health, wellness and living, and her message can benefit anyone. Listen and let us know what you think! Listen on iTunes or GooglePlay!

Have you listened to the new episode yet? — April 21, 2016

Have you listened to the new episode yet?

Good afternoon! Have you had a chance to listen to the new episode on our weekly podcast on Different from the Other Kids : Natural Alternatives Edition or Season Two. Angela is excited to bring back Jen from last week and last season, who you might remember dealt with anxiety and went through many different options to try and get it managed.

This week, we bring back Jen for a second interview where she tells us a little more about essential oils and how they helped her achieve a more healthy lifestyle and helped manage her challenges. Listen on iTunes here – http://apple.co/1n0PHex – and let us know what your thoughts are! Leave a review if you’re feeling really generous! Thanks for tuning in.

#1 Best Seller on Amazon! — January 6, 2016

#1 Best Seller on Amazon!

Thanks to all those who showed their support during the launch of Different from the Other Kids – A Book of Interviews for Parents of Challenging Children during November 2015! Thanks to the combined efforts of in-person and online, during our launch Different from the Other Kids reach “#1 Best Seller” status on Amazon. We saw the book climb to rank #1 in various categories such as “Development” and “Adolescent Psychology” in Canada, the United States and Australia. The accompanying podcast ranked on iTunes “New and Noteworthy” in the Kids and Family section during the same period!

Angela and the DFTOK team would like to thank everyone for their support! Don’t forget, Season One of “Different from the Other Kids – A Weekly Podcast for Parents of Challenging Children” wraps up February 1st, and Season Two launches on March 7th. Check it out and leave a review! Click for the Podcast!

AmazonRankings

Different from the Other Kids is live! — November 20, 2015