The child is a person to be respected

What do parents who choose to act consciously from these insights say about their experiences of parenting? There was very much of a sense that the child was a person to be respected as their own person and by no means a blank slate. And that our role as parents was...

Joshua Williams

At 13, Joshua Williamscreated and led a South Florida organization, Joshua’s Heart, that had over 1200 youth volunteers.  Joshua explains, “Our main program is called the Distribution Program where we distribute food to those who are in need. We’ve given over 650,000...

No More “Adolescents” or “Teens”

Stanley Hall coined the term “adolescent” with his 1904 book, Adolescence: Its Psychology and Its Relation to Physiology, Anthropology, Sociology, Sex, Crime, Religion, and Education. Hall was a psychologist,  the first president of the American...