About Us

Meet Brittany Smith, MSSW, LSW

Care to Change officially welcomes Brittany Smith to our team! For more than a decade, Brittany has helped young children and teens who have faced challenges in their young...... More »

Moms are problem solving experts

That’s right. Mothers are problem-solving wizards. From the earliest ages, we discover that when we don’t know what to do in any situation, our best course of action is...... More »

How trauma impacts learning

How many of you have heard about the I-LEARN tests this week? As a parent, I know I’ve received multiple emails, announcements and tweets about it. I’m worried about...... More »

When life disappoints you

Grab a cup of coffee and settle in for this one. It might take a minute. I do wish I were sharing this with you in person, because it’s...... More »

Let’s talk about sex.

Believe it or not there are several elements to experiencing true intimacy, and it isn’t just about sex. Couples tend to use a lot of code words when they...... More »

Being a Leader in the Church

When someone enters the seminary or agrees to assume a leadership role in his or her church, it’s usually because of a heartfelt desire to help and guide others....... More »