Resources for Struggling Teens

Resources for Struggling Teens, ” And So On” Blog by Jena Young    Most of the students that RiSE interacts with have overcome and preserved through their learning differences and have gained insight and become more self aware in the process. It has...

Gratitude

Gratitude, we hear so much about this now in current readings and newscasts. We hear this from many spiritual and religious practices and from psychologists and counselors. We realize that being grateful puts things and situations in perspective. By searching for...

What are you doing this summer?

Using your Summer Break to Possibly Help with College Applications It’s not too late! It may be mid summer, but use these hot summer’s days to get a job, volunteer, attend a mission trip …..all to help your college application. By taking these tips and keeping a...

Managing Anxiety for Students

I have been increasingly aware that  many of the students that RiSE interacts with (that have been diagnosed with learning differences and ADHD ) seem to have a higher likelihood of having anxiety. We know this is true statistically,  but seeing it firsthand in our...