3-11-17 Spring Break Safety (Radio)

Spring Break is upon us and for many, it’s time to hit the beach or take a trip overseas! On the next episode of Living Well with Dr. Peg, law enforcement and campus safety expert, Ken Hilte shares helpful tips we can all use to stay safe over spring break. Living Well with Dr. Peg […]

Church Safety Conference in Denver, CO

As a consultant in the areas of church safety, mental health, and violence prevention, I am supporting a national conference on church safety by helping to get the word out and I’d like to invite you to participate. The conference is at the Potter’s House of Denver on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Who should attend? Pastors, Children’s […]

Active Shooter Response

January 17, 2014 – Schools, movie theaters, supermarkets…Is anywhere safe? Just one day after a shooting at a New Mexico middle school, there was a fatal shooting in an Indiana supermarket. Do you know how to respond if you find yourself facing an active shooter? Find out what to do on this episode of Living […]

Helping Your Child Cope with School Violence

December 20, 2013 – Last Friday there was a shooting at Arapahoe High School in Centennial Colorado, which left the shooter dead from a self-inflicted gun shot and one student injured and in critical condition. This happened just days before the one year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary Shooting and just miles from Columbine […]

How Violence Impacts Children

October 11, 2013 – Children are exposed to violence in their communities and in their homes at alarming rates. What are the psychological and emotional effects of exposure to community violence? How does it impact school functioning/academic performance? What are the long term effects on mental health and well being? What can adults and schools do […]

It’s Time to Pray!

September 6, 2013 – A 13 year old boy, Reysean Abram, was shot to death in Denver earlier this week and a fight broke out a Houston high school, leaving one student dead of stab wounds and three others injured. Our kids are living in perilous times. We as adults must do something to help, but […]

Responding to Violence

August 23, 2013 – Earlier this week, there was an incident at the Ronald E. McNair Discovery Learning Academy, just outside of Atlanta. A young man came into the school fully armed with bags of weapons and ammunition and threatened to kill everyone and himself. He did fire several shots, but thank God, no one […]

Violence Prevention

August 16, 2013 – Columbine. Virginia Tech. Aurora Theater. Sadly, the list goes on. God has not given us a spirit of fear so how do we cope with this type of violence in our world today? Dr. Peg shares insights and practical strategies for recognizing and responding to signs of potential violence on campus, […]