Rhythms for Life

Braving Anxiety: Sissy Goff

Episode Summary

Young teens are more anxious now than ever before. Is your teen currently having to brave anxiety?

Episode Notes

 In this episode, Gabe and Rebekah talk to best-selling author and counselor, Sissy Goff, M.Ed., LPC-MHSP, about how teens are having to overcome anxiety in a virtual world. Sissy spends most of her days talking with girls and their families, with the help of her counseling assistant/pet therapist, Lucy the Havanese. 

Sissy has been the Director of Child and Adolescent Counseling at Daystar Counseling Ministries in Nashville, Tennessee since 1993, with a Master's degree from Vanderbilt University. Sissy speaks to parents and children's ministers across the country, and is the author of twelve books, including the bestselling Raising Worry-Free Girls, Braver, Stronger Smarter (for elementary school girls) and her newest book for teenage girls, Brave.  You can find more information and resources at raisingboysandgirls.com.