Ep. 97: Water Safety & Spring Break Ideas
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In 2022, the CDC reported drowning was the 2nd leading cause of unintentional injury death in kids and adolescents ages 5-19. But most of us probably aren’t talking with our teens about water safety. Chris and Karlie take a look at how we can keep our kids safer on the water.
They also offer easy ideas for making the most of spring break, without breaking the bank.
Plus, what parenting style are you? Don’t miss this big picture overview of 12 parenting styles and the tv show that will put them to the test.
In this episode, we mentioned or used the following resources:
- CDC: Drowning Facts | Drowning Prevention
- Teen Life Podcast: The Unexpected Loss of a Child with Dana Gage
- The LV Project
- Rockwood Go-Karts
- Chicken N Pickle
- LoveLists: Fort Worth | Dallas
- The Parent Test
- Podcast music by Luke Cabrera & Tobin Hodges
Chris has worked with teens from a variety of backgrounds for over a decade. He has a desire to help teenagers make good choices while also giving their families tools to communicate more effectively as choices are made.
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Karlie was in one of Teen Life’s original support groups and has always had a heart for teenagers and the vulnerable life stage they are in. She has a wealth of experience to share from working with teens in ministry and leading support groups.