Social Justice

Teaching Girls Their Worth: Giving Empowering Compliments

A major task of parenting and being a mentor or family friend is communicating your values. Here are some ideas for doing that well.

Social Justice

A Few Ideas for Becoming an Ally: A Verb, Not a Noun

New Years resolutions tend to be self-focused. Let’s also look outward to see how we can be with others in friendship and difficult times.

Chronic Illness · Chronic Pain · Grad School · Mental Health · Personal · Recovery · Religious · Social Justice

Dear Professors, Please Don’t Consider Our Accommodations “Special Needs”

We, your students, long for full inclusion and an embrace of us and our gifts – and that’s different from what we’re usually getting.

Mental Health · My Creative Writing · Personal · Recovery · Religious · Social Justice

Sexual Violence is a Personal, Public, and Political Health Issue. We Need to Believe Survivors.

Believe and support the survivors in your life. Be gentle with yourself if you are a survivor. This is a hard time.