Self Confidence/Self Advocacy

Connection Is Key!

It’s really important that your kids feel connected to you!
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Self Confidence in The Classroom

Are you worried that your teen’s lack of self confidence is setting them back in the classroom? If so, the first thing you’ll want to do is try to figure ...
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Teen Eating Disorders: Is my kid at risk?

If you suspect that your teen is developing an eating disorder, you need to take action promptly. It's not just a phase or fad.
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How do I help my teen with self confidence post-pandemic?

How do you help your teen with their self confidence in social situations after a year of quarantine and hanging around the house?
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How do you motivate a depressed child?

How do you motivate a depressed child? Setting boundaries to get your kid to do stuff sounds great in theory. But what if your kid is depressed or suffering from ...
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Back to School Anxiety After Quarantine?

Is your teen experiencing anxiety about returning to in person classes after quarantine?
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“My daughter is getting mean texts from her so-called friend. What do I do?”

View Video Transcript Is your daughter being body shamed by her friends? Let’s talk about it in this week’s Tips on Teens. My name is Kent Toussaint. I’m a licensed ...
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“My daughter just started at a new school and can’t make friends. What can we do to help her fit in?”

View Video Transcript Hello, thanks for tuning in to Tips on Teens. My name is Kent Toussaint, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, here to answer your parenting questions every Wednesday ...
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