Allison Gilbert

Allison Gilbert is Senior Writer for the CPTC. Her pieces cover an array of topics including self-care, bullying, grief, and resilience. Allison is author of numerous books and speaks across the country to corporations, non-profits, and community groups. You can learn more by visiting www.allisongilbert.com.

Communicating With Teens: What to Say and How to Say it

Oct 02, 2019

When it comes to teenagers, what parents say may not be as important as how they say it. Learn more from Wendy Mogel, author of "Voice Lessons for Parents."

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Finding Meaning and Purpose

Oct 01, 2019

In this Q&A, we talk with Dr. William Damon about why it’s so important for teens to develop a sense of purpose.

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Vaping 101: What Every Parent Needs to Know

Sep 20, 2019

Would you know if your teen is vaping? Here’s what to look out for.

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Talking About Race With Teens

Sep 11, 2019

Expert discussion with Dr. Howard Stevenson about strategies to talk to teens about race.

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Helping Middle School Students Thrive

Aug 26, 2019

Phyllis Fagel, author of "Middle School Matters" talks about how to make the most of middle school.

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The Importance of Focusing on Teen Strengths

Jul 23, 2019

Learn why it's vital to talk with teens about their strengths.

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