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.

Helping Middle School Students Thrive

Aug 26, 2019

Phyllis Fagel, author of "Middle School Matters" talks about how to make the most of middle school.

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Help Teens Reap the Benefits of Gratitude

Jun 12, 2019

Strategies to promote gratitude in teens from Maryam Abdullah, Parenting Program Director at the Greater Good Science Center.

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Raising Teenagers to be Kind and Grateful

May 27, 2019

Want a happier family? Pay attention to your teen’s developing character. Learn how from Developmental Psychologist Dr. Thomas Lickona.  

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How to Help Teens Develop Patience

Apr 29, 2019

Dr. Sarah Schnitker of Baylor University discusses why patience is important and how to encourage it in teens.

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Unlocking Teen Character and Emotions

Apr 11, 2019

David DeSteno, author of "Emotional Success" discusses the importance of character strengths such as gratitude and compassion.

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Challenging Traditional Notions of Success

Mar 01, 2019

Denise Pope, co-founder of Challenge Success helps us understand the importance of judging teens by more than academic performance.

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