December 8, 2018

Keeping Calm During Final Exams

Keeping Calm During Final Exams As our students prepare to take final exams before the holiday break, the DHS & HPHS Counseling Departments offer parents/guardians the […]
December 1, 2018

Tips to Help Your Kids (and You) Cope with Stress

Tips to Help Your Kids (and You) Cope with Stress As adults, we accept stress as a normal part of life and can navigate our stressors. […]
November 3, 2018

Creating Holiday Traditions

Creating Holiday Traditions Families Embracing Their Communities It’s the holiday season – Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, New Year’s Day… and those are the major ones! A Google […]
October 5, 2018

Best Line of Defense Against Fake IDs

Best Line of Defense Against Fake IDs As Chief of Police and a CTAD Board Member, I feel it is our responsibility to provide parents and […]
September 1, 2018

Delta: Believe in Change

Delta: Believe in Change Students Striving to Be Their Best Youth are the leading experts in school culture. Combining this expertise with their passion, skills, and […]
August 30, 2018
Anna and her friends

Courage From One of Our Own – Reflections from Freshman Year

Courage From One of Our Own Reflections from Freshman Year Starting college can be scary. Everyone is trying their best just to fit in – and […]
March 23, 2018
Dr. Kim Dennis

Partner Spotlight: Dr. Kim Dennis

Spring Break Tests Boundaries Trust Your Family’s Values Spring break for teens may include travel with other families or organizations – with the typical teen delighting […]
March 8, 2018
Bryan Rome & Claudia Lopez Deans at Highland Park High School & CTAD Coalition Members

Partner Spotlight: HPHS Deans Bryan Rome & Claudia Lopez

The Deans Will See You Now: Helping Students are Their Top Priority As the deans at Highland Park High School, our primary role is to assist […]
December 13, 2017
Anita Schmidt, Family Service of Lake County

Partner Spotlight: What is One Thing Adolescents Want? To Feel Heard.

I hear time and time again from the adolescents I see in my therapy practice that they do not feel heard by the adults in their […]