Speakers and Events
Our Next Event:
Bullying 101: Training Trusted Adults
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
How can parents help our teenagers? Learn the types of bullying: physical, mental, verbal, and cyber. What is the impact on the bully and on the person being bullied?
Villa Duchesne, 801 South Spoede Road, 63131
Explore an interactive display of a teenager's bedroom containing over 70 items that could signal that a young person is involved in risky activities. Learn how to spot warning signs and get tips for talking with kids about the dangers of alcohol and drug use.
Dr. Stuart Slavin and Joann Elliott, M.Ed., LPC, speak about social, scholastic, sports, and college pressures. How to help our kids manage their tension and succeed.
Raising Real Kids despite Reality Television - 3/27/2017
Leah Darrow, a finalist from America's Next Top Model, and Father Augustine Wetta, Monk of the St. Louis Abbey, speak about how your kids can be built up instead of torn down by society's idea of the perfect image. How your teens are made for greatness.
The Psychological Impact and Consequences of Social Media — 9/15/2016
Sr. Marysia Weber, physician, tells us how cell phones and video games are rewiring the brains of young people and what parents can do. Julie Smith, author, highlights social media changing education, communication, and relationships.
Scott Snodgrass, Bridgeway Behavioral Health, and Lieutenant Daniel Zarrick, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Dept.