February 18, 2020

Join me for this unique workshop just for dads of daughters.  Click on the image to link to Eventbrite for more info and to register.

January 13, 2020

I'm excited to team up again with Kirsten Jones for a revamped version of our seminar on Raising Athletes.  Many of you attended our past workshops on raising female athletes, and we had several requests for an encore performance for those who missed it, and a version...

December 7, 2019

This is a terrific piece, penned by my friend and colleague, Cara Natterson, MD about the importance of talking with boys about body image.  Parents are often quick to point out to their daughters the unrealistic beauty ideals that affect girls and women, but boys are...

January 11, 2019

Acne, pimple, blemishes, ZITS!  One of the less welcome changes of puberty... The vast majority of cases are mild and easily managed, but for moderate and severe cases, it's best to seek medical attention. Here's some helpful information for those dealing with those pe...

People are sometimes surprised to learn that I give seminars on puberty to parents of kids as young as 2nd and 3rd grade. Puberty is starting earlier, and it helps for both parents and kids to know what is coming their way. Here is some interesting information from Dr....

May 4, 2016

Wow, a little conversation can go a long way. Here is a review of an interesting study recently published in The Journal of Adolescent Health that looked at deterrents to physical activity in adolescent girls. "In a survey of 2,089 English schoolgirls ages 11 to 18, ne...

March 6, 2016

I talk about all of this, and so much more, in my "Puberty Prep" seminars! Contact me if you are interested in hosting a talk for a group of parents.

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