Ask Alice: Helping Teenagers Deal With Fear in Frightening Times

In this episode of Ask Alice, licensed professional counselor Alice Churnock guides parents through helping teens manage fears about current events. Answering a parent question about the shocking and highly public death of nine people in a helicopter accident — including Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna– Churnock offers gospel perspective for parents shepherding teens through our turbulent and sometimes fearful times. See the show notes on the youth ministry side of the blog for questions you can use to the conversation started with your teenager.

See also the February edition of The (Good) News for Teens for gospel perspectives on current events.


This podcast is made available to you by the Rooted Ministry for educational purposes only, not to provide specific therapeutic advice. The views expressed are the personal perspectives of the author and do not represent the views of all counselors or the profession. This podcast does not create a counselor-client relationship and should not be used as a substitute for competent therapeutic counsel from a licensed professional in your state.