Mentors: Who, When, and Where?

By |August 13th, 2018|

Two weeks ago we explored the importance of mentors for developing youth. In fact, […]

Mentors: Why They Matter

By |July 30th, 2018|

 

In my spare time, I am the proud mentor of a charismatic, funny, […]

Finding My Religion

By |July 3rd, 2018|

Auggie comes home one day from high school, walks through the door and […]

Forgiveness Firsts: How to Prepare for Forgiveness

By |May 21st, 2018|

This week’s Parenthetical post is one of two in a Parenthetical forgiveness series […]

If I can’t vote, does my voice count? How teens can make a political difference.

By |May 14th, 2018|

 American politics remain a hot topic of conversation in many homes across the […]

Deodorizing: Strategies for Dealing with Youth Body Odor

By |April 23rd, 2018|

Body odor can be intense during the teen years. But what do you […]

Tackling the Tough Topic of Pornography with Your Teen

By |April 16th, 2018|

When I was growing up it was common for boys like myself to […]

Talking about terrorism and mass violence with teens: What can parents do?

By |February 19th, 2018|

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the […]

The Diverging Paths of Parents and Teens

By |February 5th, 2018|

We usually think of the teen years as a period of major changes […]

Protecting Your Teen from the National Alcohol Crisis

By |September 18th, 2017|

Alcohol abuse and excessive consumption has been declared a national health problem by […]