Celebrity Shaming If you’re in the world of entertainment, sports or any public arena — you can also be a prime target for the internet trolls of the world. Celebrities—males and especially females—are perhaps the biggest targets for online shaming....
Media Rounds Podcasts with Sue Scheff: Gary Cannon and Patrick Keane with Sue Scheff: Talking About Oops Moments Going Viral Smart Screen Podcast with Alex and Jay on Cyberbullying Cyber Law & Business Report with Bennet Kelley The Tub: An Educational Podcast on...
The Real People: The Targets of Online Shaming This isn’t about exploiting people, it’s about helping those that have been quietly suffering believing that no one understands their pain. We do. After I wrote Google Bomb and Shame Nation, I was literally...
Shame Nation Book Club Chats Are you a member of a book club and need a good book to spark a conversation about the rise of incivility in our nation today? Maybe you’re a parent that is struggling to chat with your teenager about their online activities? Shame...
Digital Resilience In 2017 we heard a lot about digital resilience, but do we understand what it is? Helping our teens be ready for online hate and digital discourse offline can better prepare them when they are faced with it. Reality is that incivility exists – sadly...
Texting Trivia While we are all living in this new normal, it seems our devices are our main source of communication. This is an an oldie but goodie post that I think is very interesting — especially now as we are all attached to our phones. You probably already have a few pretty good ideas […]
Finding Your Teen’s Passion Does your teen love writing, film, arts, graphics, creativity? It’s been a difficult past six months, especially for teenagers. From boredom, to anxiety and even depression, young people are emotionally struggling with this new normal. Now they are facing the new classroom. Online and distance learning can be challenging, so if […]
The New Classroom Imagine it is fall and your child is smiling away in in her new Zoom classroom, hair a mess, pajama shirt still on. From the corner of your eye, you notice another parent in another child’s square hold up her iPhone, poised to take a picture of the class. Would you be […]
Dear Sue Scheff,
Thank you so much. It is interesting to know that we are not alone. And although I wish that no one would have to go through what we are going through, it is nice to know that there are so many others that are having similar difficulties and can offer support.
Karen B., NY
Thanks for following up, and for readily providing information when I first
inquired. Right now, we’re still sorting out timing and steps to be undertaken for
placement (with current school agreement) and hospital.
Many thanks for the service you provide.
Your statement about my son is on point. He acquainted himself with bad friends. He was averaging 85 one school term then dropped dramatically to a 59 the second term. Thank you so much.
Gloria V., FL
I wanted to reach out to say thanks for the help. Thanks for taking the time to walk me through your experience and offer me some options. I desperately needed your help and will be forever grateful for the time you spent with me.
Nancy F., FL
Dear Sue Scheff,
Thank for your help it’s so hard to find help for children theses days. So when I seen your response it just brighten my day so I just want to say thanks.
Julie L., TX
Thank you for all your help and recommendations. We are trying to work with a psychologist and I’ve set up counseling at his present school. Thank you again for all your help. I cannot thank you enough for your honesty. God Bless. Keep up the good work.
Mrs. M., FL
Thank you so much and thank you for your efforts in helping other parents. God bless!
Dear P.U.R.E.™ and Sue,
I just wanted to give you an update. It was unbelievably difficult, but I feel sure that I made the right choice. She is beginning to admit that she has some issues to work on and I can rest assured that she is safe and well cared for. I knew that, if I kept her at home, it was only a matter of time before I would have gotten a call from the police dept., the emergency room or, heaven forbid, the coroner’s office. You may have helped me save my daughter’s life an… Read more
THANK YOU SO MUCH! I found your information so very helpful. I am SOOO GLAD you put that info in a place I could find it! I was searching for parent info that was not put out by the school! If you have any info that could help me, I welcome any knowledge you would care to share!
THANK YOU – God bless!
This is the lady from Naples, Florida who first called you in March. I am happy and relieved to say that my son [names withheld]. He has been there about a week. I hear so far, so good. I am grateful that our path’s crossed on the internet and I found Pure and yes that you called me back right away and took the time to talk to me.
Thank-you very much
Please continue your much needed help to others