Tim Mousseau has a request. An important one. Please pay attention.
How do you help your loved one with their addiction? Candace Plattor shows us the way – it’s not what you expect.
“It’s not me. And it’s not you. It’s us.” PsycheTruth debunks the DSM’s addition of ‘relational disorder’ to the growing pantheon of mental afflictions.
Trading in endangered species is the fourth largest illegal business in the world, behind drugs, weapons and human trafficking. Stop buying these products now.
Cocaine temporarily solved a big problem for Brian Cuban. But it created even bigger ones. Now in recovery, he recounts his journey into addiction.
Dr. Bill Cloke explains the science behind teens making bad decisions, and how that can be dangerous.
Marcel Michael Deer backpacked across Australia with a battered copy of Kerouac’s On the Road and a full-fledged drug addiction. He found an imperfect road to a relationship and recovery.
Iran has one of the world’s biggest drug problems, but programmes for addicts are among the most enlightened.
This week, my daughter turned 10, and two things occurred to me. The first was how the heck do I have a 10-year-old.
Thomas Fiffer exposes three inconvenient truths about adults and wonders if children’s “attention deficit” is nothing more than the lack of a compelling message?
Hank Kalet presents a compelling poem about baseball and teaching, expertly drawing parallels between the speaker’s personal life, Dwight Gooden’s mixed legacy, and a seemingly pedestrian classroom exercise.
How do you heal a broken heart? Most of us have experienced this pain, but there are some important no-no’s (and mindful suggestions) to keep in mind.
Mike Berry talks about how our busyness affects our children and what we can do to be more engaged.
“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.” -Gerry Burnie
From birth to college—Judy Clement Wall captures her son’s journey into manhood on the measuring wall.
One night Todd answered the phone and heard sobbing. He knew his parenting days were not over. Here are his insights.
The skeletons danced behind a screen, and then the people came out. But did you know they had real stories of real love and friendship?
Leo Bbauta outlines some solutions to the obstacles that keep you from doing and accomplishing.
Sue Nador learns that being there for her partner only in bad times just doesn’t cut it.
Armed with a selection of regional microbrew beers, Doug Zeigler rambles his way during the best sports day of the year: Day 1 of the NCAA Tournament
Yoga: it’s not just for the ladies! Dr. Damon Young discusses how doing yoga is like taking inventory of the body’s habits. You might want to pull out your mat.
Boys in burbs turns into the Cheers bar this week. Check out what Dad served up this morning.
Sure you can win them back. But “should you”is an entirely different question.
She wasn’t sure that wearing a princesses dress to the movies was OK, until her Uncle Jesse offered to dress up as a princess too.
Anger — in both politics and everyday life — is largely a reaction to fear, and fear can be lessened exponentially through learning philosophy.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.