How to Raise an Emotionally Healthy Daughter

By |2019-02-08T16:18:17-05:00February 8th, 2019|Articles, CULTURE, Depression/Mental Wellness, Emotional Health, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters, Screen Time, Teenagers, Young Adults|

I recently talked about how to raise an emotionally healthy son. While it is difficult today, it is not impossible. The same is true for girls. You can raise an [...]

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Depression and suicide are on the rise in teen girls. Here’s what parents need to know.

By |2018-09-17T16:10:02-05:00September 17th, 2018|CULTURE, Depression/Mental Wellness, Emotional Health, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

Last week was National Suicide Prevention Week, a week dedicated to bringing awareness about suicide prevention and warning signs of suicide. We’ve never needed this more. Suicide rates, especially among [...]

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Is Your Teen Depressed, or Just Moody? Here’s How to Know.

By |2019-04-19T15:13:15-05:00May 2nd, 2018|CULTURE, Depression/Mental Wellness, Emotional Health, PARENTING, Teenagers, Young Adults|

May is Mental Health Month. As a pediatrician, I am so glad we have a month dedicated to bringing awareness to the importance of mental health. After all, mental health [...]

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