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Teens and Trauma: It’s Okay Not to Be Okay

In this episode, Mark Gregston chats with a couple of Heartlight teens — both of whom experienced deeply traumatic events early in life. For one young lady, who was raped at 15 years old, the journey to healing has been a long and rocky one. But as she graduates from high school (and from Heartlight), the future looks full of hope. Don’t miss these powerful interviews!  

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Author: Mark Gregston

Mark Gregston began working with teens more than 40 years ago as a youth minister and Young Life director. He has authored nearly two dozen books, has written hundreds of articles, and is host of the nationally-acclaimed Parenting Today’s Teens podcast and radio broadcast.