As a parent, we all have questions, doubts, concerns, fears . . . am I doing it right? how do I balance work and family? what does it mean to be a good parent? how do I guarantee parenting success? Becoming a parent is easy. Being a parent is hard.

We help parents understand and be intentional about the parenting process - to question, learn, explore, and integrate what's most important into everyday life.

Being a parent is one of the toughest and most important jobs we do. So we've created a resources to help - because kids don't come with instructions - and every parent needs A Place To Turn To.

Published Articles


Planting Seeds and Reaping the Benefits

I should start by saying that I have recently been diagnosed with leukemia and am currently in the hospital receiving chemo and ultimately a stem cell transplant.  So we’re not talking days but rather weeks of isolation and treatment.  But thank goodness for insurance, wonderful doctors, fantastic nurses, and one of the top cancer treatment […]

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The Other Side of Ferguson

Being a resident of St. Louis, I’ve been fielding calls and emails for the past two weeks from family and friends concerned about the media reports from Ferguson.  We’ve all been inundated with terrifying images that make us fear for our safety and the welfare of our neighbors.  We struggle with how to talk to […]

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