April 10, 2019

MASK Parent University

We want to help you and your family navigate through the school-age years by providing information and solutions about various issues before they may even arise. […]
February 12, 2019

Empower Lunch Hour

Join a passion-purposed community event where you can mix, mingle and meet new people who are making a difference. Bring along a colleague or friend, and […]
September 11, 2018

Empower Lunch Hour

Join a passion purpose community event where you can mix, mingle and meet new people who are making a difference. Bring a colleague or friend and […]
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, […]
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.  […]
October 19, 2017

Isolation vs Connection: The Rat Park Experiments

There were times in my addiction when I was surrounded by friends, people, and parties. The drinking was social and the drugs were recreational. I am […]
September 22, 2017

What Do I Do With My Child?

College can be an exciting time for many young adults; it is where they experience many firsts, including a new lifestyle, friends, roommates, exposure to new […]
August 9, 2017

TWO YEARS FOR A LIFE WORTH LIVING

My experience here at the John Volken Academy (JVA) has been in many ways the hardest and best experience I have had in my whole life. […]
August 9, 2017

Top 5 new Arizona laws that could affect you or your child– they take effect Wednesday

Starting Wednesday, August 9, 2017, kids no longer need a prescription to apply sunscreen at school, 18-year-olds can serve liquor, and people will be free from […]