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PARENT PORTAL

PARENTS, WELCOME TO THE PARENT PORTAL 

Find the resources that you need to help you be a VOICE in your teens' life!

Parents: Your kids need you to talk with them, listen to their hearts even beyond their words. They need you to help them navigate the issues they will be facing, and to know you will be a safe place if they mess up. 

The Parent Portal is a resource for you, with articles, website links, and videos to help guide you. 

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your kids have questions. do you have the answers?

Parents, your kids have questions, important life-impacting questions. They will search for answers among their friends and online when they don't hear the answers from you. These effective and free resources will help you start these important conversations. You will find articles and interactive videos. Topics include; racism, teen identity, masturbation, tattoos, anxiety, religion, and so much more. Click the links below for great resources, tips, and tools.

SOCIAL MEDIA

Have your kids passed you in their ability to navigate  online? Here are a couple things to consider.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA DOCUMENTARY

 

 

 

CONTROLS  & RESOURCES

 

 

9 ONLINE PARENTAL CONTROLS

 

 

 

LOVE & HEALTHY
RELATIONSHIPS

CHRISTIAN SEXUALITY 

Discover the truth about

JESUS, SEX & GENDER
This video-based, comprehensive discipleship experience will help youth leaders, teachers, mentors, parents, youth and young adults engage in one of the most important conversations of our age.

RELATIONSHIP GOALS

This viral series on relationships has caught the attention of our young adults. 

THE SEX TALK

THE WHOLE SEX TALK

BE BOLD, BE BRAVE, BE HONEST

Login: catherine@lifebridgesouthcarolina.org 
Password: lifebridge

Click Videos - 6 Sessions

 

 

 

SEX TALK 2.0 AXIS

Video Series & Conversation

Starter Kit with AXIS 

Set up your own free account.

GENDER QUESTIONS

MESSY GRACE

God loves messy people, so should we. This stellar series handles the difficult topic of  LBGTQ and Messy Grace.

Without compromise. 

mental health

THERAPY IN A NUTSHELL

Are you crippled by anxiety? Numb with depression? Or struggling with another mental health concern?

A mental health issue doesn’t have to be a life sentence. You can heal and change your brain. 

Therapy in a Nutshell's courses teach you the skills you need to change painful thoughts, work through difficult emotions, and lay the foundation for mental health.

(Contact LIFEBRIDGE to check out these courses through our LB Online Classes)

eating disorders

If you sense your child is struggling with eating, exercise, or excessive self image issues, follow your instinct and get involved. 

FOCUS ON THE FAMILY PARENT RESOURCES

DENA CABRERA COUNSELING

addictions

UNDERSTANDING ADDICTION

 Dr. Gabor Matte'

 

 

 

SURVIVING THE DARK CAVE

Dr. Adrian Hickmon 

Capstone Treatment Center 

These 2 videos give you a better undersanding of how addiction and trauma are related. 

“There is a fight for the hearts and minds of our youth. Who will prevail? We can no longer ignore the blatant disregard for what is right, whole, and healthy for our kids. Parents, you are the loudest and strongest VOICE they have. They need you and all of us to stand with them, to teach them, and  disciple them as they navigate LIFE.”

Catherine Johnson  Executive Director of LIFEBRIDGE of South Carolina

suicide

This is a scary topic that no parent wants to even think about. Youth and child suicide rates are rising at an alarming rate. Learn what you can and learn to hear what your kids are saying being their words. AXIS Parent's Guide.to Suicide

COMPASS & LIGHT

Mental Health Serieis

self harm

YOU ARE NOT ALONE

For parents, self harm and suicide are intimidating topics. However, these are vital conversations for parents to be able to navigate with their kids.

Click below for more information on having these conversations. You will find downloadable conversation kits and too

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PARENTING 101

THRIVE is a Biblically based parenting tool for kids of all ages. It is focused on getting to the heart of your child for true change and growth. . 

CELEBRATE KIDS

Kathy Coch offers practical, relevant, and spiritual-centered insights and strategies for parents and educators. Check out her Podcasts & Books

ALL PRO DAD

All Pro Dad is on a mission to help you love and lead your family well.

We are a group of people passionately committed to bringing intentional focus to fathers around the world. Our message will inspire you to embrace who you are, give you tenderness of heart, and boldness of character as a dad and husband. We are consistently here for you to provide guidance and practical tips in raising your kids in a life giving way. All Pro Dad is a program of Family First.

she's pregnant

That moment when you find out that your teen is pregnant, your heart stops. Words cannot describe the mixture of emotions and thoughts that can dominate our minds; sadness, disappointment, fear, pain, empathy, anger... 

Step 1 Get the Facts - LIFEBRIDGE can offer a free and confidential pregnancy test and options counseling.

Step 2 Don't Blow Up - Your teen needs you now to help guide them through the consequences of their choices. LIFEBRIDGE can also offer you help in these conversations and navigating the situations and circumstances that will arise.

developmental
delays

It is difficult to hear that your child has developmental delays. It is even more difficult at they reach their tween and teens, and their bodies and worlds are changing. Don't wait, find help early so can help your child navigate these times. 

Dr. Stephanie Holmes 

CHILDHOOD TRAUMA

ACE's

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) can have a tremendous impact on future violence victimization and perpetration, and lifelong health and opportunity. CDC works to understand ACEs and prevent them.

COMPLEX PTSD

COUNSELING & THERAPY

Click the titles below for a direct link to each website. Note: You will need to leave a message with most places.

Don't be afraid to ask questions. Take your time to find the right fit for you and your family. 

Life In Abundance - Greenville

Canterbury Counseling - Greenville

Christian Counseling Center - Columbia 

Crossroads Counseling - Lexington

Family Counseling - Columbia

Lake Murray Counseling & Coaching - Irmo 

Lexington Christian Counseling  - Lexington

Lexington Mental Health - Lexington

Oceanic Counseling Group - West Columbia

Pace to Peace Wellness Collective - Greenville

SouthernMed - Lextington & Other Locations

The Courage Center - Lexington & Columbia

The Winding Road Wellness - Laurens

Westview Behavioral Health Services - Newberry

Beckman Center - Community Mental Health 7 Locations 

New Hope Carolinas - North Charleston

CHILDREN & FAMILY 

The Nurturing Center - Columbia
Bloom Therapy Center - Greenville & Simpsonville  

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