Q&A Series

In this far-reaching Q&A series, we feature prominent parenting authors and youth development experts. Exploring topics ranging from parental happiness to becoming a more patient parent, these interviews offer actionable tips you can implement into daily life.

Essential Reads

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Journalist on Why Being a Student Reporter Builds Character

Jun 16, 2022

A hidden path to building character: being a reporter.

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What’s Going on in the Teen Brain?

May 16, 2024

A documentary wants to help us better understand what’s going on in the teen brain.

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What Adults Need To Know About “The Breakthrough Years”

Apr 29, 2024

We spoke with researcher and author Ellen Galinksy about her new book, "The Breakthrough Years."

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How Parents and Teens Can Repair Damaged Relationships

Mar 20, 2024

How using restorative practices can help children and parents earn back each other’s trust.

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How to Help Support Teens’ Digital Well-Being

Oct 05, 2023

Devorah Heitner, PhD shares strategies for parenting teens in a world that is always “connected.” 

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How Parents Can Combat Achievement Culture

Aug 31, 2023

A Q&A with journalist Jennifer Breheny Wallace on how "achievement culture" affects teens and what parents can do about it.

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Build Tweens’ Resilience by Tapping Into Their “Superpowers”

Aug 03, 2023

A Q&A with Phyllis Fagell, LCPC, about resilience, what middle schoolers and superheroes have in common, and more.

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