In this NEW PODCAST episode, Dr. Finlayson-Fife joins Heather Frazier of the Pivot Parenting podcast to talk about the many emotions that can come as parents transition into the empty nest phase of life, and how we can best support our kids as they become more independent and step out into the world.
Listen to the full episode to learn more about:
* Dealing with the loss of purpose and identity as we transition to the empty nesting phase
* Encouraging confidence and independence in adult children
* Supporting married children to leave and cleave to their partner
* Making room for a new daughter or son-in-law in the family culture
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