We Did It! Teen Alcohol Use Is DOWN and Parental Involvement Is UP

We Did It! Teen Alcohol Use Is DOWN and Parental Involvement Is UP

Zahi Tisani and Lizzie Boston, part of the Strength in Numbers club at Capo Valley High School. Supported by Providence Mission Hospital.   Have you heard the good news? Together, we’ve made a positive difference in our children’s lives. We have much to celebrate...
Let’s Spring into Action with Proactive Parenting!

Let’s Spring into Action with Proactive Parenting!

With the whirlwind of distractions pulling your teen in different directions, it’s more crucial than ever to establish a nurturing and supportive atmosphere at home. As trends in technology, social norms, and parenting styles evolve, it’s up to you to...
Why Teens Struggle with Comparison

Why Teens Struggle with Comparison

In this guest post from a member of the Strength in Numbers club located at several local high schools in South Orange County, a student explores the topic of why teens often find themselves caught in the web of comparison. From the pervasive influence of social media...
Does It Matter Where You Go to College?

Does It Matter Where You Go to College?

This year, more than 2 million Americans will apply to college. The college admissions landscape has gotten more competitive as the number of applications rose by 30% between 2019-2020 to the current cycle according to a recent data release by the Common Application....
Tips for Having a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season

Tips for Having a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season

Thanksgiving is in the rearview mirror and the holiday break is right around the corner. That means two weeks of no school and a lot more at-home time with your teen. Their first instinct might be to hang on the couch on their phone all day, which is understandable....