Empowering Your Teen

In the last week, teens across the nation have been using their voices to challenge our country’s leaders.  They have made strong statements and are standing up to fight for what they feel is needed in this country.  They are using social media to organize and start to develop a voice about the times in […]

Supporting Your Teen

After the school shooting last week, kids are struggling more than ever.  I had a talk with my kids over the weekend about active shooter drills, protecting themselves, and staying safe.  It helped them, but it didn’t make me any less afraid to send them to school.   Over the last few days, kids have […]

Managing Teen Drama

  Helping your teen through the forest of high school is not the easiest of tasks.  Daily drama can be hard to manage, and even harder to understand.  I have worked with so many families that struggle with the growing pains for high school.  High school isn’t like it used to be, and kids may need […]

Let’s Talk About School Friendships

Going to high school, or middle school, it tough at best.  Friendships change, grow, and disintegrate through school years.  Some of them last and others don’t.  Some people have friends that they grow up with and are in contact with into adulthood.  Many people that we attend high school with, we really never see again, […]