LaShieka Hunter

LaShieka Hunter is a health, parenting, and entertainment writer living on Long Island, NY. Her work has appeared in The New York Times; O, The Oprah Magazine; Essence; Dr. Oz The Good Life; Men’s Health; and Ebony.

Talking About Race and Mental Health Within Black Families

Feb 02, 2022

Dr. Mia Smith-Bynum, Associate Professor of Family Science at the University of Maryland, discusses the importance of talking about race and mental health.

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Racism in the Classroom: What You Can Do About it

Jan 01, 2022

Essential strategies for having open and honest conversations about racism in school.

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Teach Your Teen the Importance of Dependability

Nov 17, 2021

Tips to teach your teen about dependability and the significance of being reliable.

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What to Tell Your Child About School Shootings

Oct 27, 2021

How to ease children's minds and help them feel safe in the wake of school shootings.

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Your Teen Has Sports Performance Anxiety. Now What?

Sep 27, 2021

Seven strategies to relieve your child’s game-day stress.

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How to Have Honest Conversations with Teens about Racial Injustices

Aug 29, 2021

Dr. Riana Elyse Anderson shares how to talk about the social injustice events of the past year with teens.

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