IT STOPS NOW: RECOGNIZING NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION AWARENESS MONTH

If you’re an adult, you may have grown up thinking it was just a normal part of childhood and/or adolescence. Bullying, however, should never be normalized ­– and if you fear a young person is in danger of thinking so, this is an ideal time to talk to them before it’s too late. October is…

Mental Health Warning Signs and What You Can Do to Help Your Child

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Caring for a child’s mental health may not be as easy as caring for their physical health. But, it’s ultimately just as important in their development.  Mental Health America provides support for mental health all year long and they’ve compiled this helpful document on how parents can care for…

5 ways to start a conversation with your teen about drug abuse

Are you struggling to talk to your teen about drug abuse? You’re not the only one. When it comes time to have a tough conversation, sometimes the most important thing to do is sit down and listen. As a parent or guardian, there’s no shortage of difficult topics to tackle with your teen However, if…