But Mom It’s Only Pot

As the title of this article suggests, many students and adults tend to minimize the significance of marijuana use and see it as a rite of passage; a kids will be kids thing. But the fact remains that the use of pot, alcohol or other substances has an impact on the social, emotional, and physiological development of young people. It [...]

2020-04-29T13:59:13-04:00By |Alcohol & Drugs, Parenting|

Alcohol & Marijuana Use & The College Athlete

Alcohol Use The experimentation with alcohol and other substances that sometimes begins in high school frequently becomes more thoroughly entrenched as a student enters college. The impact of alcohol on the college athlete is frequently overlooked among the hoopla and glory that surrounds college athletic events. Binge drinking is especially prevalent among college students, both athletes and non-athletes. This [...]

Helping Your Kids Develop Mastery

Every parent wishes for their children to do well in life. In the growing up years it is natural for parents to look at how their kids are doing at school, and in their athletic and musical activities and other special interests in order to get a sense for whether or not they are on track. If they are engaged [...]

2020-04-29T14:05:31-04:00By |Children's Sports, Parenting,