Honoring Jon Daily’s legacy of hope

Honoring Jon Daily’s legacy of hope

There is something incredibly transformative and resilient about a person who suffers well. The person who seeks to know and do better in response to pain and then help others in their own suffering, brings forth a torch of resilience that can only be nurtured from...
How the brains of tech-savvy youth are ‘hacked’ and what to do about it

How the brains of tech-savvy youth are ‘hacked’ and what to do about it

On Sunday June 11, 60 Minutes aired a very revealing and insightful expose on how cyber tools and applications are designed to efficiently and proficiently engage the intellect and will of people so that they easily become addicted to the device – which then...
On demonstrating forgiveness: How to walk the talk in a cyber-powered world

On demonstrating forgiveness: How to walk the talk in a cyber-powered world

Core Connectivity holds two symposiums a year (spring and fall) to further advance our mission to educate one another how to strengthen family bonds in a cyber-powered world. The 2017 spring symposium event focuses on forgiveness as a strategy to build quality...
Trauma-informed parenting & forgiveness

Trauma-informed parenting & forgiveness

It is my passion to inform and inspire parents today about connecting with their tech-savvy youth. The primary objective of my research and training development is to strengthen and restore family bonds essential to creating a secure and peaceful society in a...
Impossible to get family members to put down the mobile device? You are not alone

Impossible to get family members to put down the mobile device? You are not alone

(This is a reprint from my Sacramento Cyber Safety Examiner column on Examiner.com) A recent study by Common Sense Media found that 50 percent of teenagers “feel addicted” to mobile devices, and 59 percent of parents agree. And beyond that, the survey indicated that...

Two things every modern teen needs to succeed

(This is a reprint from my Sacramento Cyber Safety Examiner column on Examiner.com) This morning Banana Moments Foundation, a Roseville non-profit education center to strengthen parent and child trust bonds in a cyber-powered world, hosted a symposium on teaching...