RCS 16 – College Visits and Mining for Scholarships as Her Part-Time Job Paid Off (Student Interview)

​ My student conversation this week is with Kenya Johnson, a recent Howard University graduate. We chat about how starting to prep for college as a 9th grader; making college visits; being clear about what she desired and required; and starting to mine for scholarships as her part-time job, as …

RCS 12 – Different Doesn’t Have to Mean Miserable: Students With ADHD Can Restore Their Joy & Curiosity (Professional Interview)

​Many who struggle with inattention, impulsivity and hyperactivity can see their joy and curiosity restored through strengths-based coaching. My guest, Maureen Nolan, LAPC, NCC, MACC, is an ADHD Coach and Consultant. Her passion in therapy and in coaching is to guide students and adults living with ADHD to develop emotional …

RCS 10 – Don’t Skip The Essential Wants & Desires College Prep Conversation (Professional Interview)

​ ​Many students have a challenge getting their parents or caring advocates to understand what they want when it comes to their career/work/contribution path. Well-meaning family members and other loved ones want the aspiring students in their lives to be secure, safe and in a position to create lives that …