Starting this Tuesday, May 1, Joanna will be featured as the CyberParenting expert on The Fish 103.9fm Tuesday mornings at 6:40 and 7:20am (Pacific Time) with Jodie Stevens.
Archive for April, 2012
Jeff Mason’s Story
(This excerpt from The Authority In Me, a book by Joanna about the power of family life in the network culture, addresses the challenge of parenting when our children have fallen into the traps of risky choices and buy the lies of the network culture – and how important the voice of parental wisdom is for our children at home and in …
“I would rather be in prison with a clear mindset than in society as a troubled kid with a substance abuse problem…. My family’s continuous love and encouragement makes me want to be a better person.” – Ryan Crandell
When our children do the unthinkable, like suicide, use and or abuse of drugs or alcohol, dealing drugs, burglarizing homes, or armed robbery – it is one of the most devastating things that a parent can experience. The idea of “who” their child is, a healthy, productive citizen with a good future, has been murdered by a series of poor choices that can only be owned by the child.