Eden Pontz

Eden Pontz is Executive Producer and Director of Digital Content for the CPTC. She oversees digital media content development and production for parentandteen.com. She also writes, copyedits, and produces podcasts and videos for the site. Her pieces cover a range of topics, including resilience, teen development, peer pressure, and mentoring. Eden brings years of experience as a former Executive Producer of Newsgathering at CNN, as well as a field producer, writer, and reporter for CNN and other news organizations.

/ Apr 09, 2019

6 Tips for Working With Your Teen’s Teacher

Strategies for partnering with the school community.

/ Apr 09, 2019

Recognizing Signs of Depression in Teens

Spot warning signs of teen depression and discover what you can do to help.

/ Mar 26, 2019

7 Ways to Help Teens Learn from Mistakes

Help your children face challenges and and grow from missteps.

/ Mar 01, 2019

Is Parenting Really a 24-Hour Job?

Parenting is more than a 9-to-5 job. Learn how to be available for your children when they need you, while taking care of yourself.

/ Dec 19, 2018

Six Reasons to Mentor a Teen

Teens with mentors often become happy, stable, well-functioning adults who give back. Here are 6 reasons to become a mentor.

/ Nov 12, 2018

Your Kindness Creates Kindness

Showing kindness makes a difference and can improve the health and well-being of those who are kind.