Kenneth Ginsburg, MD, MSEd, is Co-Founder and Director of Programs at the CPTC, and a Professor of Pediatrics and adolescent medicine specialist at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He travels the world speaking to parent, professional and youth audiences and is the author of 5 award-winning parenting books as well as a multimedia professional toolkit on “Reaching Teens.” The CPTC follows his strength-based philosophy and resilience-building model. For more on Dr. Ginsburg visit www.fosteringresilience.com.
Our children need to test limits and discover how they fit into the world. As parents, we must support their development by creating opportunities for them to take healthy risks.
Our teens know better than anyone else what they need. Be open to the lessons they can teach you.
In today's complicated climate, with unkind behavior often on display, the holiday season is an opportunity to reconnect and heal.
Strategies for talking about mass shootings, terrorism or unexpected attacks.
Support young people to clarify the things in life that really matter to them.
It’s possible for parents to build resilience in tweens and teens. This resilience will allow teens to both rebound from challenging times and thrive in good times.