Jessie Minassian

Jessie Minassian is a public speaker and the author of several books for teen girls including UnashamedCrushed and Respect. She is the “resident big sis” at a Q&A website for teen girls called Life, Love and God. Jessie and her husband reside in California and have two daughters.

Preparing Your Kids for the Teen Years (Part 2 of 2)

Focus on the Family Vice President of Parenting and Youth Danny Huerta and popular author Jessie Minassian offer parents practical advice for teaching their kids about sex, puberty, and the many changes they’ll experience during their teen years. (Part 2 of 2)

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Preparing Your Kids for the Teen Years (Part 1 of 2)

Focus on the Family Vice President of Parenting and Youth Danny Huerta and popular author Jessie Minassian offer parents practical advice for teaching their kids about sex, puberty, and the many changes they’ll experience during their teen years. (Part 1 of 2)

Navigating Beauty and Body Image With Teen Daughters (Part 2 of 2)

Author Jessie Minassian offers parents practical advice for helping their daughters gain a healthy perspective about beauty and body image in a culture that drives teen girls and young women to compare themselves to others while chasing impossible standards of beauty. (Part 2 of 2)

Navigating Beauty and Body Image With Teen Daughters (Part 1 of 2)

Author Jessie Minassian offers parents practical advice for helping their daughters gain a healthy perspective about beauty and body image in a culture that drives teen girls and young women to compare themselves to others while chasing impossible standards of beauty. (Part 1 of 2)

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Helping Your Daughter Understand Romantic Relationships, Part 4

Dating can be exciting for your teenage daughter, but without proper boundaries, it can crush her heart. Danny and John give advice for how to talk with your teenagers about sex, and honoring God with their bodies. Featuring Jessie Minassian. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY

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Helping Your Daughter Understand Romantic Relationships, Part 3

Dating can be exciting for your teenage daughter, but without proper boundaries, it can crush her heart. Danny and John give advice for how to talk with your teenagers about sex, and honoring God with their bodies. Featuring Jessie Minassian. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY

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Helping Your Daughter Understand Romantic Relationships, Part 2

High school can be a hard time for anyone but especially when dating is involved. John and Danny have some advice for you about helping your teen girl navigate the world of romance. Featuring Jessie Minassian. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY

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Helping Your Daughter Understand Romantic Relationships, Part 1

High school can be a hard time for anyone but especially when dating is involved. John and Danny have some advice for you about helping your teen girl navigate the world of romance. Featuring Jessie Minassian. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY

5 Lies That Can Destroy Your Daughter

Teen girls can easily fall prey to these five lies that make them question their worth. Jessie Minassian provides tips for how to recognize these lies, battle them with the truth and arm your girl to do the same.

Helping Your Daughter Understand Romantic Relationships (Part 2 of 2)

Author Jessie Minassian offers advice for parents seeking to help their teen daughters overcome an unhealthy obsession with romance and to find their identity in Jesus Christ rather than in relationships with boys. (Part 2 of 2) 

Helping Your Daughter Understand Romantic Relationships (Part 1 of 2)

Author Jessie Minassian offers advice for parents seeking to help their teen daughters overcome an unhealthy obsession with romance and to find their identity in Jesus Christ rather than in relationships with boys. (Part 1 of 2) 

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Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well, Part 9

John Fuller and Danny Huerta talk about how to help your teen empathize with their family members. Featuring Jessie Minassian. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/marriagepodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY.

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Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well, Part 8

John Fuller and Danny Huerta talk about how to help your teen empathize with their family members. Featuring Jessie Minassian. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/marriagepodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY.

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Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well, Part 7

John Fuller and Danny Huerta talk about how to help your teen empathize with their family members. Featuring Jessie Minassian.

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Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well, Part 6

John Fuller and Danny Huerta talk about how to help your teen empathize with their family members. Featuring Jessie Minassian.

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Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well, Part 5

John Fuller and Danny Huerta talk about how to help your teen empathize with their family members. Featuring Jessie Minassian.

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Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well, Part 4

John Fuller and Danny Huerta talk about how to help your teen empathize with their family members. Featuring Jessie Minassian.

Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well (Part 2 of 2)

In light of the challenges of parenting – and being – a teen girl, author Jessie Minassian offers encouragement and practical advice about topics like managing conflict, balancing boundaries and freedom, dealing with siblings, and more. (Part 2 of 2)

Helping Teen Girls Love Their Families Well (Part 1 of 2)

In light of the challenges of parenting – and being – a teen girl, author Jessie Minassian offers encouragement and practical advice about topics like managing conflict, balancing boundaries and freedom, dealing with siblings, and more. (Part 1 of 2)

4 Powerful Ways to Love Your Teens and Help Them Like You Back (Maybe)

Invest in your relationship, not only to keep you from regret, but to also give your teens a solid footing for their lives ahead