February 10, 2018

Suicide does not discriminate

Each day, an average of 12 young people commit suicide in the United States, leaving behind devastated family and friends. Most youth show clear signs of their […]
February 16, 2017

Character Counts

In the bygone era, when we could let our kids roam the neighborhood all day and check in when they got hungry, our young son came […]
September 30, 2016

Eating their words

While there are many forms of bullying, the type that directly attacks a child’s weight is proven to have harmful, even life-threatening effects that can manifest […]
May 20, 2016

Help your child cope with trauma

What is the best way to talk to children about tragedy and help them cope with traumatic events? Dr. Prakash Masand, a former consulting professor of […]
May 6, 2016

The Issue of Contagion

Along with the previously mentioned causal factors, a common environmental risk for teens can be exposure to the suicidal behavior of others. When a life is […]
April 22, 2016

Cries For Help

Although threats of suicide and suicidal talk are not new phenomena, they have spread to online platforms in recent years, making them not only more difficult […]
April 1, 2016

More than a Cookie Sale

More than a Cookie Sale Girls use the Cookie Program as a spring board to follow their dreams! Every year, thousands of Arizona girls take part […]
March 11, 2016

Reliving the Past

Each of us has unhealed childhood wounds that affect how we parent. When our child doesn’t make the baseball team or isn’t asked to the school […]
March 11, 2016

Technology and Driving

The good, the bad and the ugly- What’s good about technology and driving? Vehicles are much safer today than they were years ago. Most of the […]