Gr8fully Present

"I'm too happy where my feet are today to worry about the footprints behind me.  The path you take is up to you.  Make good choices, dream BIG, it is never too late"

                    - Chris Herren, professional basketball legend who struggled with heroin addiction and now shares his story around the country and in films such as Unguarded and The First Day: A Focus on the beginning

            

Below are several special guests who share ways we can help our children avoid using substances to mask pain and grief or deal with hardship.  

Matt Bellace - Finding your Better High - January 25, 2022
Scott Schimmel TheYouSchool - Cultivating Wellness in our Homes - November 17, 2020
Marisa Walker - Youthful Voices: How to Talk to your Teens about Vulnerability & Trauma in Covid-19 - October 20, 2020
Sidney Zisook - Grief and Covid-19 - October 21, 2020
So what do we do?
In this space we hope to educate families about the issue and then help them find ways to be gr8fully present in our fast-paced world.
Below we: 
Share National and Local Resources; 
Connect you with local events; and hope to
Inspire you with ideas and solutions from parents.