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Talking to Teens About Pornography (YouthSTAR Parent Night)


Tonight I have the privilege of leading another YouthSTAR Parent Night for families in our program. I look forward to sharing with them a clip from the following video called “What Teens Wish Their Parents Knew When Addressing the Issue … Continue reading

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This is Your Teen’s Brain On Porn


At our recent YouthSTAR Parent Night, I shared a clip from this excellent video (below), teaching parents about the impact of pornography on the teenage brain. This short documentary includes some valuable information regarding the neuroscience of pornography addiction (among other … Continue reading

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Dear YouthSTAR Parents (Free Seminar & Followup Questions)


I want to share a great free resource for parents. This is a message I recently wrote up for our YouthSTAR parents that I thought others would benefit from. It contains a link to a free seminar I did last week called … Continue reading

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Talking to Teens about Porn – Seminar a Success! (And great video)


Last night we had the privilege of speaking to local teenagers about pornography and how to protect themselves from it. When I spoke to the guys, I started by asking them about their plans for their lives…college, marriage, career, etc. … Continue reading

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FREE Seminar – Protecting Children from Pornography


Dangerous Access: Protecting Children from the Path of Pornography This generation of young people is growing up with unprecedented access to pornography. Despite precautions parents may take, it is likely that all adolescents will be exposed to pornography at some … Continue reading

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“Safeguarding Children from Addiction: An Attachment Perspective” by Forest Benedict, M.A., SATP-C


NOTE: This article was written to professionals working with children but it is recommend reading for all parents. As adults working with children, we play a valuable role in protecting and preparing them for the many destructive forces they will … Continue reading

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