google-site-verification=U0Q4nUf7gy008G2e6vjitL4htHLAso-Tlnzg4z6xYtI Addressing Pornography with our Kids, with Barbara Winters - Addressing the ELEPHANT in the Room®

Episode 6

Published on:

20th Jul 2022

Addressing Pornography with our Kids, with Barbara Winters

****PARENTAL ADVISORY WARNING**** This week’s podcast episode contains adult subjects and may not be appropriate for all ages. Please listen with discretion as we dive into a topic that truly is an elephant in many rooms: pornography. Barb Winters is a pastor’s wife and parent of four adult children, one of whom is a recovering pornography addict. She’s a hopeful mom supporting parents in a world of pornography and online relationships through her writing and speaking engagements. Barb is a real mom who has dealt with a real problem facing families today. As a certified Sexual Risk Avoidance Specialist, she teaches preteens and teens at local schools how to avoid risky behaviors and make healthy choices. Her book, working title of Healthy Relationships in a Hookup World, will be released in August 2023. Connect with Barb on Facebook or Instagram or through her website, Subscribe to receive updates on her book and a FREE PDF: 7 Steps After Your Child Sees Porn.

What you will learn in this episode:

  • Why Barb has a heart to address this elephant and how it has shown up in her life
  • There is a need for support, especially for parents, when children fall into this addiction
  • The objectifying and degrading nature of pornography and the effect it has on viewers
  • Why early intervention is so important with this elephant
  • The benefits of doing your research and having open conversations as a parent addressing this subject
  • Why it’s necessary to remove shame and guilt as parents so that you can help support and guide your children through these tough subjects


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Addressing the ELEPHANT in the Room®
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April Ballestero

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Author, Facilitator, Founder, Consultant, Speaker, and Strategic Leadership Coach guiding light bulb moments. Thankful to be celebrating 10 years of guiding, coaching, and leading industry leaders such as attorneys, coaches, chiropractors, financial planners, the real estate industry, and many other sales and business professionals across the nation. The celebration goes on to include over 20 years of business, professional and personal development which I am so honored to share as a vessel to our clients, coaches, and community.

Eric Ballestero

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Eric Ballestero has worked with Coach April Ballestero since before ONE LIGHT AHEAD®'s inception in 2011 while he was still in school and has continually brought new ideas and a lot of technical help to the team. He produced the first three seasons of Addressing the ELEPHANT in the Room® podcast in addition to being a continual partner of ONE LIGHT AHEAD®.