Education and Family

Troubled Teens: THE FIX

Dr. John Mayer

Troubled Teens: THE FIX – A Psych-Analysis of the Boston Marathon Bombing with Advice on How to Talk to Your Kids.

Dr. Mayer discusses his expert analysis of the tragedy from what we know so far. He talks about extreme and extremist behavior and its correlation to mental illness. Dr. Mayer details 8 things you can do and say to your teenagers and young children about this and any tragedy that strikes our world. He says here it is important to talk about it in the home and gives specific advice on how to do that. Lastly, Dr. Mayer cites an article written by Thomas L Friedman a columnist for the New York Times. Mr. Friedman’s call to all of us to not let the terrorists (extremists) win over us is highlighted.