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“Scarey” thing

This week I did a “scarey” thing… that wasn’t… I was invited into the 6th grade at Johnson Elementary School to help the students prepare for their transition to middle school.  Specifically to help the students build refusal skills to...

How Childhood Trauma Impacts Health Across the Lifespan Resources

Dave Yacavone shared this comment on social media in regards to the recent workshop, “How Childhood Trauma Impacts Health Across the Lifespan:” As promised here are the links to the resources shared at the end: Nadine Burke Harris -Ted talk:...

B.E.A.T.S

It messes up your life. It makes your family not like you. It can make you less smart than you already are. You crave it and you choose it over somebody else.  You can’t help yourself. They mess with your body. You age prematurely. You get all wrinkly—if you smoke—and...

Will You Choose Prevention?

School is right around the corner signalling that our kids are another year older.  As they grow older they start making more and more decisions independently.  We can equip them to make wise choices. We know that children and teens are much more likely to make the...