Rank #1: Sex Matters:Why Boys Fail, Why Girls Fail
Jul 17 2010
Rank #2: Why Are Teens So Angry? What Can We do About it?
Licensed credentialed school psychologist, Dr. Regalena "Reggie" Melrose is the author of the ground-breaking books, You Can Heal Your Child and Why Students Underachieve. She is maintains a successful private practice as a certified trauma healing specialist for children, adolescents, and adults.
Ugo Uche is a Licensed Professional Counselor who specializes with adolescents and young adults in his practice. Raised in Nigeria during his youth, Ugo brings a cross cultural perspective to his work.
Dec 05 2011
Rank #3: Coping Skills for Teens with Social, Emotional and Sensory Sensitivities
Dr. Lynch is the program coordinator for the Pediatric Behavioral Medicine department within Goryeb Children's Hospital. Through this department, Dr. Lynch provides a range of services for children and teens with neurodevelopmental concerns. He has a particular interest in helping children and teens to cope with stress and anxiety. His book, Totally Chill: My Complete Guide to Staying Cool, is a stress management workbook for kids with social, emotional, and sensory sensitivities. Annie Fox, M.Ed. is an educator and award-winning author. Annie's books include: THe Teen Survival Guide to Dating and Relating; Too Stressed to Think? and the new Middle School Confidential book and app series.
Aug 18 2013
Rank #4: Three Ways Technology Is Messing with Your Teen's Mind (Yours Too)
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Dr. Lisa Strohman is a licensed clinical psychologist focused on treating individuals, families and adolescents and the co-author of
"Unplug: Raising kids in a Technology Addicted World". She is also the founder and director of Technology Wellness Center where she provides in-office treatments and online support and resources for those struggling with issues related to technology addiction and overuse. Patrick Larkin is the assistant superintendent for Learning for Burlington Public Schools in Massachusetts. He was recently selected as one of three national Digital Principal Award winners by the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).
Oct 29 2015
Rank #5: How Self-Confidence Affects Teen's Academic Performance
Yvette Jackson, Ed.D. CEO National Urban Alliance for Effective Education, Author, Pedagogy of Confidence. Dr. Jackson currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the National Urban Alliance and is a nominee for the Bammy Awards. Heather Wolpert-Gawron is an award-winning middle school teacher in Los Angeles. She has authored workbooks on teaching Internet Literacy.
Jun 26 2012
Rank #6: Stop Texting and Go to Sleep!
Sep 28 2010
Rank #7: Has Your Teen Developed The Basic Mental Skills for Academic Success?
Dec 22 2010
Rank #8: The Creative New Ways That Teens Manipulate Parents
Help - My Kid Is Driving Me Crazy, that offers simple and effective strategies to deal with problematic behaviors in 3 minutes or less. Dr Swanson is a married father of three and principal of one of LA's premiere practices, Swanson, Conti and Associates. Justin Boudreau is an educator who challenges youth to think vs. telling them what to think. This former high school teacher, coach of the year, world traveler and author, exudes a realness that students don’t question.
Sep 18 2015
Rank #9: Getting Teens to Take Responsibility for Their Education
Freeman A. Hrabowski, III is President of UMBC (The University of Maryland, Baltimore County). His research and publications focus on science and math education, with special emphasis on minority participation and performance. Anthony Cody worked in the high poverty schools in Oakland for 24 years, 18 of them as a middle school science teacher. He was one of the first National Board certified teachers in his district, and writes the popular Education Week blog, Living in Dialogue.
Mar 29 2012
Rank #10: Mix it Up: Helping Teens Develop Critical Social Skills
Maureen Costello, Teaching Tolerance Director, is an education professional with a mix of academic, publishing and business experience, Maureen has directed several national education initiatives. Before arriving at the SPLC, she oversaw development of the 2010 Census in Schools program for Scholastic Inc. in partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau.
Feb 18 2012
Rank #11: Teens on Drugs:The Low Down on the New Highs!
Jerry Weichman, Ph.D., is a young clinical psychologist and adolescent specialist. His practice at Hoag Neurosciences Institute in Newport Beach, California. He is the author of How to Deal, is a survival guide for high school teens.
Jul 21 2012
Rank #12: Difficult, but Necessary Conversations About Your Teen, Sex, and Cancer
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Michael T. Brady, MD, is a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Kathryn Stamoulis , is a counselor and educational psychologist residing in New York City. She specializes in adolescent development, specifically adolescent sexuality and internet behaviors. She teaches "Tweens & Teens" at Temple University and her blog "The New Teen Age" on PsychologyToday.com covers the latest in adolescent research and trends.
Jan 29 2014
Rank #13: 5 Things You Probably Don't Understand About Teen Talk, Texting, and Tech
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Heather Wolpert-Gawron is an award-winning middle school teacher in Los Angeles. She has authored workbooks on teaching Internet Literacy. Dr. Jann Gumbiner is a licensed psychologist specializing in child and adolescent psychology and writes a blog for Psychology Today titled The Teenage Mind.
Jul 07 2015
Rank #14: The Hidden Emotional Cost of High Student Achievement
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Maura McInerney, Esq. is a Senior Attorney at the Education Law Center – PA. (“ELC”), a non-profit, legal advocacy organization dedicated to ensuring that all children in Pennsylvania have access to a quality public education. She is also the author of Unlocking the Door to Learning: Trauma-Informed Classrooms & Transformational Schools. Heather Wolpert-Gawron is an award-winning middle-school teacher in Los Angeles. She has authored workbooks on teaching internet literacy.
Mar 15 2017
Rank #15: Stressed out Teens and Parents: How to Relieve the Pressure
Vicki Abeles began her career as a corporate attorney in 1986 at the prestigious New York law firm of Cahill, Gordon & Reindel. By 1996 she was advising the media firm, Outdoor Systems and has been working on films bringing to center stage critical issues. Amy McCready is the Founder of Positive Parenting Solutions and mom to two boys. She reaches a world-wide audience with her online parenting education programs that empower parents of toddlers to teens with the skills to correct misbehavior without nagging, reminding or yelling.
Aug 16 2011
Rank #16: The Boy Code: How It Impacts the Teen Male Self Image
Follow: @girlsfightback @janngumbiner@rrlamourelle @bamradionetwork
Dr. Mary Polce is a licensed counselor and developmental psychologist who currently works in a medical practice in Richmond Virginia.. Her career includes being a visiting professor of psychology and a congressional fellow. Justin Boudreau is an educator who challenges youth to think vs. telling them what to think.
Jun 18 2015
Rank #17: Understanding Boys Who Physically Abuse Girls
Most of the attention in this area has been on what females can do to prevent abuse. This segment focuses on addressing the problem directly with young boys.
Sep 22 2010
Rank #18: Inside the Mind of Violent Teens
As parents, educators and policy makers struggle to handle increasing violence in teens, our ability to use MRI to see in to the brain offers some new clues and guidance for effective intervention.
Oct 26 2010
Rank #19: Teen Thinking: Rich Minds, Poor Minds
Oct 08 2010
Rank #20: The Wisdom of Encouraging Teens to Play
Stuart Brown, M.D. is a medical doctor, psychiatrist, clinical researcher, and the founder of the National Institute for Play. Susan M. Heim is an author, and editor specializing in parenting issues. She is a longtime editor for the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
Jul 06 2012