The Blog

A Young Father's View: A Trip to the Park

Published: May 30, 2014

Thomas, a young father, talks about the first time he took his daughter to the park.

A Young Father's View: Taking My Daughter to School

Published: May 22, 2014

A young father shares the story of the first time he took his daughter to school.

A Young Father's View: First Sippy Cup

Published: May 12, 2014

A young father shares a story about his daughter's first sippy cup.

Why Should You Wait to Have Sex?

Published: April 25, 2014

Why should you wait to have sex? One teen shares her thoughts on the matter.

A True View of Body Image

Published: April 17, 2014

 Do you think the world has given a false description of what an individual should look like in order to be considered beautiful or attractive?

You're Fine Just the Way You Are

Published: April 8, 2014

Don't let what you see on TV, in the movies and in magazine racks lead you down a dangerous path.

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Stress Management: Key to Well Being


A 2013 study reported 64% of surveyed teens experienced moderate or extreme stress in the past month, and 13% of teens say they experienced extreme stress levels. This statistic is drastically higher than the rates of adults experiencing extreme stress. 

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