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Teens and Stress

Teens have many reasons to feel stressed out.  Between school work, parents, teachers, friends, relationships, jobs and anything else, it’s no wonder teens are feeling the pressure.  You’re not alone, and believe it or not, there are many things you can do to help yourself identify, minimize, and manage your stress. “A… Read More >>

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When the Challenges of Raising a Child With Special Needs Becomes Too Much: One Mother’s Attempted Murder-Suicide

Raising a child with special needs, such as autism, can be challenging, as most of us know. But never would I imagine what happened recently. As I read the recent article about a mother that attempted to kill herself and her daughter with special needs, all I could do was feel sad.… Read More >>

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HOLDING ON TO HOPE: HOW IT CAN SAVE YOUR LIFE

What is hope? Hope is defined as the feeling that what is wanted can be had or that events will turn out for the best (Dictionary.com). Like many, I have been closely following the news about the three women and the child that were rescued from captivity in Ohio. After so many… Read More >>

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Teen Girl Raped, Commits Suicide: Sex, Bullying and Technology Turned Lethal

I woke up in the morning and checked CNN.com for the news, only to find yet another story of a teen girl raped, humiliated, and bullied to her suicide (click here to read article). Even worse, as I read the article, my blood began to boil as I learned that the perpetrators… Read More >>

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