Lisa’s Story, Part II

Lisa’s Story, Part II She is doing everything right. She works, pays her taxes, and has opened a savings account for her daughter. Yet she has been forced to be a spectator in her community with few options for upward mobility. If you missed Part I of Lisa’s story,...

Lisa’s Story, Part I

Lisa’s Story, Part I I want to tell you the story of a friend, of a mother, of a dreamer. By Genevieve Martínez García, PhD August 1, 2012 Iwant to tell you the story of a friend, of a mother, of a dreamer. Lisa* is the mother of a beautiful two- year old girl,...

Turning 40 and Still Dreaming Big!

Turning 40 and Still Dreaming Big! As we celebrate 40 years of Title IX, we can’t help but dream about future possibilities for continuing and expanding protections for pregnant and parenting teens! By Patricia Paluzzi, CNM, DrPH June 19, 2012 As we celebrate 40 years...

A Few Words on Awards

A Few Words on Awards Healthy Teen Network’s annual award program is open for nominations! By Kelly Connelly May 17, 2012 “Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.” –Abraham Lincoln In a field full of people working...