Have you wondered whether social media makes your teen feel more or less connected? Do you consider the impact that digital media has on your teen's life, socially, emotionally and mentally? Social media has both positive and negative affects on your child's well-being. Read More
College campuses are grappling with the challenging issue of whether and how to be informed of an applicants's criminal history. While some universities feel that students deserve second chances, others don't necessarily want these individuals on their campuses.
Having an immediate family member become incarcerated is a much greater likelihood than one might think, according to a recent study. Read about the high percentage of family members who end up locked up at some point in their life and the social and emotional consequences it has on loved ones.
AMERICAN MEN THINK 44 PERCENT OF WOMEN HAVE BEEN SEXUALLY HARASSED. IT’S ACTUALLY NEARLY DOUBLE THAT
In light of the #MeToo movement, there seems to be a growing awareness by men of the extent to which women endure and have been victims of sexual harassment and assault during their lifetime. Nevertheless, when polled, men's estimate of the percent of women who have fallen victim pales tremendously to the actual numbers. Read [...]
Having grown up in a violent home, Dr. Rebecca Cunningham understands the appeal of guns as a means of protection. She also witnesses in the emergency room the damaging and fatal consequences gun use can have on teenagers. Dr. Cunningham is at the helm of using grant money to educate people on the dangers of [...]
Every year, alcohol-related deaths result from fraternity hazing. Having lost their children to atrocious Greek life hazing, parents are trying to not only educate the dangers of hazing, but also to change laws that will implement harsher consequences to alcohol-related hazing deaths.
Parents of the Sandy Hook School shooting have channeled their pain into productivity. Rolling out their newest Public Service Announcement, their PSA shows six warning signs of potential school shooters. They establish that the information is both powerful and effective in preventing future school shootings.