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Stephen’s new Opinion-Editorial on LinkedIn, “Is It Time, Again?,” amplifies the role that young people can play in creating important social changes, including ones regarding impaired driving and, hopefully, school violence.

On Tuesday, February 20th, Stephen will address camp directors at the annual national conference of the American Camp Association (ACA) in Orlando, FL. He will discuss how campers (and counselors) with ADHD can thrive in experiential learning environments such as summer camps. ACA is a collaborator at the Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE) and Stephen is a member of the professional development faculty at ACA.

Stephen’s new column, “Failing Forward – Resiliency and a message to youth,” which reflects on the career and performance of Philadelphia Eagle’s Super Bowl MVP winning quarterback Nick Foles and the example he set for young people last Sunday, has been promoted to “Essential Topic” by the editors at Psychology Today.

Stephen’s article, “What Every Parent Needs to Know About Teen Addiction,” published in TeenLife Media’s (TLM) Therapuetic Guide has been posted on the TLM blog. TLM is a collaborator at the national Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE).

TeenLife Media has published and posted online Stephen’s article, “Summer Camp: A Good Idea For Teens,” in its 2018 Summer Guide. It includes important information from the American Camp Association, New England as well as voices of teen leaders from the Cape Cod Sea Camps in Brewster, Massachusetts.

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On Saturday, April 5 Stephen addressed the parents of accepted students at Susquehanna University.  His topics included “senior spring” and the transition to college and featured original research from the Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE), which he founded and directs at Susquehanna. Stephen signed copies of his book, Reality Gap, at the conclusion of the event.

Stephen was  joined by prominent educator, CARE advisory board member and executive director of the Louis August Jonas Foundation, Dr. Richard Enemark in a presentation to parents of first year students at Susquehanna University on Saturday, November 2nd, during its annual Family Weekend.  Their topic, launching teens from high school to college, focused on the challenges and opportunities that come with transitions for young people and their families.  Stephen and Richard answered questions from the audience after opening remarks were made by each. In addition, Stephen signed copies of his book, Reality Gap, after the event concluded.

On Saturday, April 6th Stephen addressed parents of accepted students at Susquehanna University’s annual Accepted Students Day.  His remarks focused on transition to college and highlight new data from SU’s Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE).  Following his remarks, Stephen greeted families and signed copies of his book Reality Gap.

Yesterday, February 6th Stephen addressed the Jupiter Tequesta (FL) Kiwanis Club during a 12:15 pm luncheon at Mangrove Bay, US Highway One.  Stephen’s presentation, Does Character Count? Life Lessons and Social Entrepreneurship, revealed the links between character-forming relationships and social change.  This marked Stephen’s third annual appearance before the club.

Stephen’s new Op-ed, Naughty or Nice, appears in the Christmas Day edition of the Herald News.

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Stephen’s new Opinion-Editorial on LinkedIn, “Is It Time, Again?,” amplifies the role that young people can play in creating important social changes, including ones regarding impaired driving and, hopefully, school violence.

On Tuesday, February 20th, Stephen will address camp directors at the annual national conference of the American Camp Association (ACA) in Orlando, FL. He will discuss how campers (and counselors) with ADHD can thrive in experiential learning environments such as summer camps. ACA is a collaborator at the Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE) and Stephen is a member of the professional development faculty at ACA.

Stephen’s new column, “Failing Forward – Resiliency and a message to youth,” which reflects on the career and performance of Philadelphia Eagle’s Super Bowl MVP winning quarterback Nick Foles and the example he set for young people last Sunday, has been promoted to “Essential Topic” by the editors at Psychology Today.

Stephen’s article, “What Every Parent Needs to Know About Teen Addiction,” published in TeenLife Media’s (TLM) Therapuetic Guide has been posted on the TLM blog. TLM is a collaborator at the national Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE).

TeenLife Media has published and posted online Stephen’s article, “Summer Camp: A Good Idea For Teens,” in its 2018 Summer Guide. It includes important information from the American Camp Association, New England as well as voices of teen leaders from the Cape Cod Sea Camps in Brewster, Massachusetts.

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Syndicated columnist Leanna Landsmann’s new A+ Advice for Parents piece on childhood lying quotes Stephen on the topic.

On Friday, July 11, Stephen was a guest on the SiriusXM Doctor Radio show, discussing visiting days at summer camp, homesickness and discipline.

kidsinthehouse.com (KITH), a new website for parents featuring advice from more than 150 educators, doctors, psychologists and other youth professionals, has named Stephen as a contributing expert.  Stephen’s presence on the site – referred to as “the ultimate parenting resource,”  includes multiple videos covering multiple topics including cheating, curfews, shoplifting, role-modeling, substance use, depression, privacy, mentoring and the role of summer camps in promoting positive youth outcomes.  In addition, Stephen’s research at the Center for Adolescent Research and Education (CARE) will be featured through special video segments on KITH.

Stephen provided comment in an AP story, Camp means community service for many young people, appearing in today’s Philadelphia Inquirer.  In it,  he outlines various service initiatives undertaken by campers, junior counselors and staff members at Cape Cod Sea Camps.

SADD/Liberty Mutual teen driving research is highlighted in a CNN.com Tech article, 5 Tips for Saner Holiday Travel.

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