The Reality of Whiteness

Why are some white people so reluctant to acknowledge racism and white privilege? Opening minds and hearts to the need for more progress.

The Pressure to Be Perfect

Perfectionistic thinking is different from having high expectations and a drive to do a good job, in that the pressure to be perfect brings with it a host of negative thoughts.

How Poverty Hurts Children

Children who are born into poverty have a lot of obstacles to success. A recent study suggests that the stresses of poverty make positive parenting difficult to practice.

Courageous Daughters and Sensitive Sons

We must teach our daughters to be courageous and face their anxieties, and we must teach our sons to be sensitive and emotionally expressive.

Is It Possible to Be a Father and a Man at the Same Time?

A recent study examines fathers' anxieties about masculinity and parenting.