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Author Archives for BRITE

Pushing Through the Panic

February 24, 2016 1:30 pm Published by Comments Off on Pushing Through the Panic

*This post was written by CSUCI student, Emily Hernandez. When you shake a soda can, the carbonated fizz is waiting... View Article


Defeating Fear

February 19, 2016 1:51 pm Published by Comments Off on Defeating Fear

*This post was written by CSUCI student, Mayleen Cortez. Up until my 7th grade year, the thought of parting with my... View Article


Learning the Hard Way

February 11, 2016 3:50 pm Published by Comments Off on Learning the Hard Way

*This blog entry was written by a Ventura County youth in August 2015 I was about halfway through with eighth... View Article


Drug & Alcohol Prevention

January 15, 2016 5:07 pm Published by Comments Off on Drug & Alcohol Prevention

Time to Talk www.timetotalk.org TimeToTalk provides easy-to-use guides and tips to help you have ongoing conversations with your kids to... View Article


Articles and Printouts

January 15, 2016 5:06 pm Published by Comments Off on Articles and Printouts

Tips for Parents – On talking to your teens about alcohol, and on how to help change the culture of... View Article


Talking to your Child

January 15, 2016 5:06 pm Published by Comments Off on Talking to your Child

Communication Between Adults and Youth Parenting Teens Online www.parentingteensonline.com The information resource for parents of teenagers – parenting tips and... View Article


WebMD – Teen Health

January 15, 2016 5:03 pm Published by Comments Off on WebMD – Teen Health

teens.webmd.com Resources for teen boys and girls. Get facts, information and resources about communication, depression, addiction, health, and much more.


Segue – Career Path Mentors Program

January 15, 2016 5:03 pm Published by Comments Off on Segue – Career Path Mentors Program

segueprogram.org Segue’s mission is to empower, inspire, and motivate students to explore, choose, and act on their life’s path.


Too Smart to Start – for Kids and Teens

January 15, 2016 5:02 pm Published by Comments Off on Too Smart to Start – for Kids and Teens

toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/Start.aspx Check out this site for more facts about alcohol use and reasons why you should be too smart to... View Article