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.

Tips for Having Difficult Conversations About Race With Your Teen

Feb 09, 2023

Mia Smith-Bynum, Ph.D. shares tips for talking with your teen when the topics are tough.

Category: Q&A Series

3 Ways to Help Teens Show Humility

Feb 02, 2023

Help your teen understand the value of being humble.


Encouraging Acceptance of Others

Nov 10, 2022

Dr. Riana Elyse Anderson discusses the importance of accepting others and learning how to bridge divides.

Category: Q&A Series

5 Ways to Help Your Teen Build Healthy Romantic Relationships

Jul 20, 2022

Tips for talking to teens about sex, dating, and relationships.


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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