November 13, 2018

MASK Parent University

MASK Parent University are sessions to help you and your family navigate through the school-age years by providing information on and solutions about various issues before they […]
August 28, 2018

Pressured

24/7 is the reality of time our children are faced with pressure these days: from friends, family, social media, school, TV and—perhaps subconsciously—from idols they look up to. The need to fit in, […]
August 28, 2018

It takes a Village

As a grandmother of five lively and selfconfident grandchildren ages 4 to 15, I thought little of the disturbing news of what experts call the “frightful […]
August 28, 2018

Under Pressure

  Johnny is a sixteen year old high school student. He has never smoked, and has never consumed  alcohol. Johnny works very hard in school, and maintains a 3.8 GPA. He dresses […]
April 4, 2018

If your kid is a bully–In Some Communities, It’s going to cost you!!!

Since cases of bullying became national headlines, the focus has been on the victims and their heartbroken, frustrated parents. And rightly so. But, what about the […]
February 23, 2018

Delaying Action Costs Lives

If a child says he or she is seriously considering suicide or has just made a suicide attempt, immediate treatment at an emergency room may be necessary.  […]
June 3, 2016

A Parent’s Role

The world we live in is a much more challenging place than it used to be. It is a parent’s responsibility to equip their teen with […]
May 20, 2016

Taking A Leap of Faith

Self-confidence helps victims to take a stand against bullying. For Pinnacle High School junior Joan Harding*, her Christian leap of faith was the ray of hope […]
May 20, 2016

Peer Pressure and Social Media

Social media adds an entirely new level to peer pressure. On top of dealing with the stress of fitting in at school through sports and other […]