Told to diet? Don’t listen to your dance teacher. -YPAD Featured Article on Dance Informa

Conflicting ideas are rampant in the lives of pre-teens and teens – they often hear completely different messages from the authority figures in their life than, say, what advertisements and media are teaching them. These clashing concepts can make it very hard for youth to discern the truth. One of the hardest topics to reconcile…

Communication Tips for Parents

Be available for your children Notice times when your kids are most likely to talk — for example, at bedtime, before dinner, in the car — and be available. Start the conversation; it lets your kids know you care about what’s happening in their lives. Find time each week for a one-on-one activity with each…