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Teen Trauma Prevention

Teenager are my passion. Their future dictates the course of mental health for our country. Click here for immediate links to help teens after a mass shooting or trauma. 

Trauma Prevention with the Love Principle

Listen. Observe. Validate. Encourage

These four simple words are the key to solving relationship issues in the home. Developed in 2015 as a protocol for healthy relationships, the Love Principle has grown into areas of improving family relationships, reducing tension, improving communication, repairing trust and preventing abuse/suicide ideation. 

Offered in various formats the Love Principle books are  used by teachers, laymen and counselors. Jessica Gaffney has incorporated the Love Principle into family coaching, which includes the Love Principle Parenting  workbook and an 8 week program for parents.


Kids book on the LOVE Principle

What Love is All About

What does love really mean? 

Kids love ice cream, they love their favorite toy, television show, and their iPad.

  • But what does love look like? 
  • How does love feel?

Using animals to depict emotions, kids can learn from family expert Jessica Gaffney what love is all about.  Readers will improve friendships, reduce isolation, open up conversation about bullying, embarassment and failure in this full colored story.  


The Trouble we Remember

Marissa, Hawke and Sean are all holding secrets and deep wounds, so when the three have a supernatural encounter that changes their lives, they must come to grips with true identity. 

Following real life stories dealing with loss, grief, addiction, teen pregnancy, peer pressure, bullying, suicide and parental abandonment, readers can relate to the emotional scars and wounds of their favorite character and find tips for healing, courage to embrace and self forgiveness. 

Love Principle for Teens

Empower yourself with these three stories to find a path for self-healing,