Teen Talk with Jocelyn Osmond

All the cool kids (and their parents) are listening to Teen Talk with Jocelyn Osmond! Have you ever wondered what goes on inside the mind of a teenager? Get a glimpse behind the teen scene through the eyes of this bright, curious and inspiring fifteen-year-old host. Jocelyn's guests include everyone from fellow teens to local celebrities, politicians, athletes and other leaders and influencers.

Episodes

  • August 10, 2022

    Talking Criminal Justice and Teen Safety

    Jocelyn talks teen issues with Utah County Attorney David Leavitt, who relates some safety issues affecting teens and a game-changing moment he had with his teenager later in life.

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  • August 3, 2022

    Life Lessons from the Theater

    Jocelyn interviews Chloe Henry and Davis Underwood--two talented people making a name for themselves in the theater world--and the lessons they've learned in the theater of life.

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  • July 26, 2022

    Scot & Maurine Proctor: Standing Up, Standing Out, and Reflecting Within

    Scot & Maurine Proctor are accomplished authors and the founders of Meridian Magazine--reaching hundreds of thousands of people with inspiring articles and photos.  They talk with Jocelyn about a lifetime of lessons learned and what current teenagers can learn from their lives.

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  • July 19, 2022

    Teens, Talents, and the 64 Goals of Nicolle Scott

    Nicolle Scott was born in Texas, raised in Utah, and graduated from school in Germany.  After two masters degrees and twenty years in public education, Nicolle now juggles time between running her successful real estate company and coordinating curriculum at The Townsend Relationship Center in Utah.  Jocelyn talks teens, talents, and goal-setting with Nicolle.

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  • July 13, 2022

    Lindsey Larsen: Ordinary Kid Becomes Extraordinary Miss Utah

    Lindsey Larsen was a shy middle school kid in Utah who loved ballet and excelled at it.  She looked up at the walls of the local gym to admire the long row of pageant winners who appeared to have it all.  Wanting to overcome her shyness, she won a local pageant. Then another.  And earlier this year she was crowned Miss Utah.  Jocelyn interviews Lindsey, who shares that pageant winners don't really have it all--they're just like everyone else, dealing with trials and setbacks that others rarely see.

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  • July 7, 2022

    The Self-Conscious Girl who Became Miss America

    Growing up in Alaska, Emma Broyles walked the halls of her high school like any other American teen.  She quietly battled ADHD and dermatillomania.  In December of 2021, shy and self-conscious Emma became Alaska's first Miss America, and the first Miss America born of Korean descent.  Jocelyn sits down with Emma to get the scoop on her life before the spotlight and what she's learned so far.

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  • June 7, 2022

    Three Generations of Teen Talk

    Jocelyn interviews her mom, Heather Osmond, and grandmother, Sandy Henderson.  Three generations talk teen stuff from three different eras, and realize they have a whole lot in common.

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  • June 1, 2022

    Giving Back and Building Your Future

    Jocelyn talks to Jamie Walker--an award-winning architect, father, and builder of dreams for the Make A Wish Foundation.

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  • May 21, 2022

    Providing Hope through Talking with Teens

    Jocelyn talks with Kylee Tidwell, the National Council Co-Advisor for the Hope Squad--a group aiming to reduce youth suicide through education, training, and peer intervention.

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  • May 10, 2022

    Looking Back on High School, and Forward to the Future

    Jocelyn asks American Fork High School seniors Sam Havili and Morgan Lefler about graduating after a pandemic, definitions of teen lingo, and what advice they'd give their younger selves.

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  • April 25, 2022

    Getting Real with 2022 Miss Utah Sasha Sloan

    Jocelyn talks to reigning 2022 Miss Utah Sasha Sloan about how the impact of wearing the crown and sash has had on her and on others.

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  • April 14, 2022

    Teens and Technology

    Jocelyn, her friend Grant Wescott, and parent Lindsay Aerts talk with Peter Glahn--principal of American Fork High School--about the power of technology.

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  • April 7, 2022

    Peer Pressure, Finding the Right Friends, and Influencers

    Jocelyn, student Lainey Emerson, and adult Lindsay Aerts talk with Danny Horne, a teacher at Lake Mountain Middle School and lacrosse coach at Westlake High School.  They discuss topics like peer pressure, finding the right friends, and influencers.

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  • March 31, 2022

    Lessons from High School to the NFL and Back with Ryan Denney

    Ryan Denney was a 2nd round draft pick of the NFL's Buffalo Bills, playing nine years at football's highest level.  He's now helping coach high school players, sharing with his team and teens the principles that helped him perform at a higher level.

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  • March 23, 2022

    Today's Teens Talk U.S. History

    Jocelyn and Dawson talk to Brandon Kinghorn, a U.S. History teacher in Utah who makes the past come alive for his students.

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  • March 18, 2022

    Owning Who You Are and Lifting Others

    Jocelyn interviews Preston Parker, who is living with Larsen Syndrome--a disorder affecting a person's bones and connective tissue.

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  • February 19, 2022

    Teens in the Tech World - Build Up and Show Up!

    Jocelyn interviews entrepreneur and tech guru Cydni Tetro--a former Disney Imagineer who is trying to build up the next generation of wizards in today's teens.

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  • February 6, 2022

    Follow Your Passion, Make Things Happen

    Jocelyn Osmond interviews Jeanette Bennett, the found and editor of Utah Valley Magazine.  Jeanette shares her advice for making and setting goals and choosing your career path.

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  • February 6, 2022

    Uplifting Entertainment through Food, Family and Fun

    Adam Robertson is the president and CEO of the Scera Shell in Orem, UT.  He talks about creating uplifting and affordable entertainment with food, family and fun.

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  • February 4, 2022

    Nutrition for Better Physical and Mental Health

    Jocelyn Osmond interviews Brian Smith, one of Utah’s best fitness educators and personal trainers about mental and physical health.

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  • January 28, 2022

    The Hope Squad

    Jocelyn Osmond interviews Greg Hudnall, the founder of the Hope Squad, about teen anxiety, depression, and suicide prevention.

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  • January 21, 2022

    Students and Principal: What We've Learned from COVID-19

    Jocelyn Osmond and Andy Beeson talk with former high school principal Rhonda Bronley of the Utah Association of Secondary School Principals about the effects of COVID-19 on teens.

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