Character Strengths

Character is doing the right thing, even when nobody is looking. Raise young people with those strengths of character known to lead to a successful adulthood.

A Parent’s Secret Weapon? Their Teen’s Pediatrician

Nov 25, 2019

Pediatricians may be the hidden link to better parent-teen relationships.

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Why Teens Need to be Wise to Succeed

Nov 07, 2019

Is your teen smart or wise? Knowing the difference matters to their long-term success.

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Finding Meaning and Purpose

Oct 01, 2019

In this Q&A, we talk with Dr. William Damon about why it’s so important for teens to develop a sense of purpose.

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Raising Teens to be Good People

Aug 15, 2019

Dr. Marvin Berkowitz discusses how to raise children with strong character, prepared to put good into the world.

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Nurturing Grit and Self-Control in Teens

Aug 15, 2019

Dr. Angela Duckworth discusses the importance of nurturing grit and other character strengths in teens.

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The Importance of Focusing on Teen Strengths

Jul 23, 2019

Learn why it's vital to talk with teens about their strengths.

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