Family Talk

Family Talk

Dr. James Dobson

Hooked: The Consequences of Casual Sex, Part 1

May 23, 2024

The Bible is clear, God designed sex for the married couple, and He meant for it to be between one man and one woman. Today on Family Talk, Dr. James Dobson discusses the devastating physical, emotional, and spiritual consequences of casual sex with Dr. Joe McIlhaney, a boardcertified OB/GYN, and the co-author of Hooked: The Brain Science On How Casual Sex Affects Human Development. If you are searching for that deep marital intimacy with a husband or wife, you must not miss today’s honest, straight-forward discussion

Help for Busy Moms CD

Help for Busy Moms CD

Part 1 Is motherhood the same as it was a generation ago? On today’s edition of Family Talk, Dr. James Dobson interviews Rob and Dianne Parsons from the U.K. based organization, Care for the Family. Rob and Dianne talk with Dr. Dobson candidly about the difficulties today’s moms may face during the child-rearing years. Hear straight from Dianne’s heart as she encourages women with the wisdom and experiences God has walked her through. If you’re a struggling mom, you won’t want to miss today’s broadcast. Part 2 Dr. James Dobson concludes his heartfelt discussion with Rob and Dianne Parsons, founders of the U.K. based organization, Care for the Family. Rob and Dianne have a special place in their hearts for the myriad of trials and sometimes guilt that mothers experience. Whether you’re a stay-at-home, working or a single mom, the Parsons unveil a brave new world and provide hope for anyone feeling defeated by the rigors of bringing up their sons and daughters. You’re not alone in your struggles.

About Family Talk

Family Talk is a Christian non-profit organization located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Founded in 2010 by Dr. James Dobson, the ministry promotes and teaches biblical principles that support marriage, family, and child-development.


Since its inception, Family Talk has served millions of families with broadcasts, monthly newsletters, feature articles, videos, blogs, books and other resources available on demand via its website, mobile apps, and social media platforms.

About Dr. James Dobson

Dr. James Dobson is the Founder and President of Family Talk, a nonprofit organization that produces his radio program, “Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk.” He is the author of more than 30 books dedicated to the preservation of the family, including The New Dare to Discipline, Love for a Lifetime, Life on the Edge, Love Must Be Tough, The New Strong-Willed Child, When God Doesn’t Make Sense, Bringing Up Boys, Marriage Under Fire, Bringing Up Girls, Head Over Heels and, most recently, Your Legacy: The Greatest Gift. Dr. Dobson served as an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Southern California School of Medicine for 14 years and on the attending staff of Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles for 17 years.


He has been active in governmental affairs and has advised five U.S. presidents on family matters. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California (1967) in the field of child development. He holds 17 honorary doctoral degrees, and was inducted in 2008 into The National Radio Hall of Fame. Dr. Dobson recently received the following awards: Winston Churchill Lifetime Achievement Award from the Faith & Freedom Coalition (2017), Daniel Award from AZ Christian University (2016), and the Defender of Life Award from the Justice Foundation (2015).


Dr. Dobson is married to Shirley and they have two grown children, Danae and Ryan, and two grandchildren. The Dobsons reside in Colorado Springs, Colorado.