What makes a good life?

What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it’s fame and money, you’re not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, you’re mistaken. . . Waldinger has unprecedented access to data on true happiness and satisfaction. In this talk, he shares three important lessons learned from the study as well as some practical, old-as-the-hills wisdom on how to build a fulfilling, long life…
See the lecture here.

Mind Matters

Young people who have experienced trauma and toxic stress often have difficulty regulating their emotional responses when facing challenges in school, life, and relationships. As students learn the skills and strategies in Mind Matters, they can begin to say, “I am not a victim of what happened to me.”

Love Notes – EBP Model

You now have a new tool in your tool kit! An innovative approach to teen pregnancy prevention that appeals to older youth.
Love Notes was included in the federal Office of Adolescent Health’s Evidence Based Program list based on statistically significant decreases in sexual activity, increases in contraceptive use, and avoidance of pregnancy.

UL

We’re Teaching Consent All Wrong

When it comes to teaching kids about consent, we do way too little, way too late. And evidence suggests that what we are doing doesn’t give students the skills they need to navigate adulthood … MORE>>

fetzer.org

Love, Forgiveness, Compassion

Conversation Cards

Incorporate more love, forgiveness, and compassion into your daily life with these conversation starters. 52 cards with quotations, questions to discuss, and actions to take… MORE>>


2nd Wednesday Webinar

SECOND WEDNESDAY WEBINAR

February 13, 2019

The Power of Relationship Education for Student Success. Learn why relationship education must be a central tool to help young people reach their school, work, and family goals by increasing their agency over their love lives … Go here to find out more.

CDC

DATING MATTERS –

Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention

Follow a school administrator throughout his day as he highlights what teen dating violence is and how to prevent it through graphic novel scenarios, interactive exercises, and information gathered from leading experts … MORE>>