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.


What Teenagers Are Learning

From Online Porn

American adolescents watch much more pornography than their parents know — and it’s shaping their ideas about pleasure, power and intimacy. Can they be taught to see it more critically? … MORE>>

Promoting Self-Regulation

Coming to the UK!

Relationship Smarts PLUS Training

Now that sex and relationships education is statutory in all schools, get ahead of the curve with Relationship Smarts PLUS! Marline Pearson, author, will lead the training. … MORE>>

2nd Wednesday Webinar


April 11

Healthy Marriage and Relationship Education Programs for Youth: An In-Depth Study of Federally Funded Programs. This webinar will provide participants with an in-depth look of federally funded HMRE programs for youth. Quantitative and qualitative data of the programs will be looked at … Go here to find out more.

Teens are Sexting Quite Often These Days

Teens are ‘Sexting’

Quite Often These Days

But F. Perry Wilson, MD, says the frequency isn’t the worrisome part … MORE>>