Hope Witsell (May 24th, 1996 - September 12th, 2009)+
Did you ever lie to your parents about where you were going, who you were with or what you were really doing when they weren’t around? Were you ever bullied or shamed so badly that you didn’t know how to begin to deal with it, let alone talk with your parents about it?Now that you have children, do you wonder if they are experiencing some of the things you did growing up?
The odds are that if you have a tween or teen, they’re probably living their own version of the problems that you faced growing up. In fact, lying, sneaking around, bullying and participating in inappropriate sexual acts are not exactly unique to any generation, but today’s youth are falling victim to these behaviors at alarming rates.
Hope's Story Continued...