Mental Health Tips for Teenagers

Mental Health Tips for Teenagers

Mental health is a huge issue that affects many people, but it can be especially hard for teenagers. The teenage years are often difficult and confusing with so much changing in the brain, hormones, and social life. It’s important to remember that you’re...
How to Make a Foster Child Feel Loved and Included

How to Make a Foster Child Feel Loved and Included

Being a child in the foster care system comes with many challenges and responsibilities. It is important for foster parents to try their hardest to make children feel loved and included no matter how long the stay. Knowing how to properly show love to your foster...
Koppner Adoption Story

Koppner Adoption Story

This month on the Choices for Life blog, we want to feature an amazing adoption story. Mike and Lynn Koppner started as Choices for Life Therapeutic Foster Parents and recently adopted the child that they had been fostering for over a year. They never thought that...
Why It’s Important to Break the Stigma

Why It’s Important to Break the Stigma

  Before we start this blog, we want to address a trigger warning for talk of self harm and suicide. If you or someone you know is experiencing these issues, please do not hesitate to reach out to a professional. If it is an emergency, please call 911.  ...
Recruiter Spotlight: Crystal Money

Recruiter Spotlight: Crystal Money

This month on the blog we want to do a recruiter spotlight! Meet Crystal Money, she is our director of recruiting and training in Oklahoma for Choices for Life. Crystal Money has a degree in communications and spent her early career being a speech and theater high...