Making Time for Family Bonds

by Dr. Lori Maldonado

Valentine’s Day isn’t just for couples—it’s a perfect time for parents to strengthen bonds with their teens. Simple gestures like a handwritten note or sharing a favorite treat can express love and appreciation. Take the chance to chat about healthy relationships and spend quality time together, watching a movie or taking a walk. Words of affirmation can boost your teen’s confidence. Consider starting a tradition of kindness by volunteering together. This Valentine’s Day, let’s celebrate the love that keeps families close, not just today but every day.

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Kids in Need

Navigating Today’s Challenges

by Dr. Lori Maldonado In today’s dynamic digital landscape, our teens are embarking on a journey teeming with opportunities for growth and positive transformations! However,

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Lifesaving Mentoring

Dr. Lori Maldonado I typically focus on positive and uplifting topics in my writing and conversations. However, I feel compelled to address the heavy issue


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