Elyse Salek

Elyse Salek, M.S.Ed. is an Administrative Director of Research at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Her degrees are in Psychology and Human Development from Middlebury College and the University of Pennsylvania School of Education. She is the proud mother of two children.

How Relationships, Identity, and Connectedness Promote Child Well-Being

Jun 01, 2021

Jessica Ullrich, Assistant Professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage, discusses how strong connections to self and others foster resilience in children.

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Four Things Teens Should Keep Doing Post-Pandemic

Apr 15, 2021

There’s a lot about the last year we’d love to leave in the past. But there are a few important things teens should keep doing as they move forward.

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5 Ways to Help Teens Cope With Emotions During COVID-19

Sep 01, 2020

Essential strategies to help teens deal with pandemic-related feelings.

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How to Help Your Teen Maintain Friendships While Social Distancing

May 21, 2020

Seven ways to support your teen’s ability to connect with friends during the coronavirus health pandemic.

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Category: Resilience

Why Parents Need Self-Compassion During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Mar 27, 2020

Fumbling through long days at home with your kids? Give yourself a break with these three simple strategies.

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6 Ways to Prevent Teen Drinking

Dec 04, 2019

Practical strategies to stop teen drinking.

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