With the distraction of technology, addiction to screens and lack of social integration, kids and teens today are facing new and challenging mental health issues. On this episode of Authentic Living with Roxanne, we welcome Family Development Expert, Charle Peck who will share her ideas about the mental health issues that kids face and offer advice for parents and teachers on how to deal with them.
Charle speaks to you with a genuine passion for making this world a better place to live. As the host of the new podcast, Advancing Humanity, making its appearance in March 2020, she holds intriguing conversations with people who contribute to this quest and is willing to challenge the status quo. As an American living in Canada, her worldly understanding of cultural diversity allows her to have an open-mind and equitable discussion around a large variety of topics.
Listen to the podcast here:
Authentic Touch Points:
- Charle’s journey. 4:00
- What are teens missing today? 5:15
- Why kids today don’t ask for help. 10:20
- Teaching kids resilience and social skills. 13:10
- Charle’s new podcast will be starting soon. 20:00
- Recognizing mental health symptoms in kids and how to help. 24:10
- Getting parents to understand and participate in their kids’ mental health. 27:45
- Charle’s podcast goals. 29:55
Charle’s background also brings a unique perspective as a seasoned educator, clinical therapist intern, and parent of three boys. Charle’s teaching and mental health training makes her an expert on helping people thrive, especially in the teen years. Eventually, she aspires to blend these exciting professions to promote healthy life practices through community education.
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