The Root Cause of School Violence: Emotional Illness

Many of the news channels today have been focused on the latest school shooting. Two students were killed when a fifteen-year-old student opened fire on his classmates at Santa Clarita High School in Santa Clarita, California. The images on the screen seem surreal. Yet, they are all too believable. OnceRead more

SHOP AMAZON FOR ARK!

The ARKGroup (Children’s Center for Self-Esteem) is now a part of AmazonSmile, where Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible smile.amazon.com purchases to a charity of your choice! This is the same Amazon where you shop online, but when you sign in using The ARKGroup link, you allow Amazon to donateRead more

ARK FEATURED IN TEXAS TRIBUNE

ARK's president, Dr. B. Glenn Wilkerson, recently co-authored a Texas Tribune article with Dr. Robert Brooks of Harvard Medical School and Dr. Duke Samson, the former chief of staff for the Department of Neurosurgery at UT Southwestern Medical School. The article outlines groundbreaking research that distinguishes emotional health from mentalRead more

HOUSTON CHRONICLE FEATURES ESSAY AUTHORED BY ARK PRESIDENT, HARVARD PSYCHOLOGIST

ARK's president, Dr. B Glenn Wilkerson, recently co-authored a Houston Chronicle opinion essay with Dr. Robert Brooks, a clinical psychologist on the part-time faculty of Harvard Medical School, to address the role schools can play in preventing school violence by implementing ongoing research-based programs that help teachers create nurturing classroomRead more

ARK PRESIDENT TESTIFIES BEFORE TEXAS SENATE SELECT COMMITTEE ON VIOLENCE & SCHOOL SAFETY

ARK President Dr. Glenn Wilkerson spoke before members of the Texas Senate last month to discuss the need for empathetic teaching in schools throughout the state and nation. Wilkerson testified before the Senate Select Committee on Violence and School Safety July 18 and presented information on empathetic teaching programs asRead more