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

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 […]
October 17, 2017

Talking to Kids About Natural Disasters

In times of natural disaster, it’s everyone’s responsibility to come together to support and provide aid and comfort to those directly affected. And although it’s simply […]
April 6, 2017

Trending Challenges

We all remember when the ALS ice bucket challenge went viral in an attempt to raise awareness about the disease, right? While this challenge was created […]
October 7, 2016

Prom Survival Guide

Perhaps it’s your first time to think about going to prom. The thought can be a bit overwhelming. There are so many things to consider. The […]
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

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 […]
May 20, 2016

Taking A Stand

My peers and family have always known me as the “good girl.” And you know what? That’s perfectly okay with me.   My weekends usually consist […]
May 6, 2016

Bullying Beyond the Halls

Amanda Atkinson was spending the last week of eighth grade at home, preparing to move to a new school. She had never been bullied before, so […]