Wendy Mogel Ph.D

Illustration by Sami Gaston


Is Anxiety in Young Boys the New Normal? (Independent School Magazine & Parents League Review)

January 1, 2016

Raise a Trailblazer (Parents Magazine)

You can encourage innovative thinking by letting your child take the lead.

September 19, 2013

Why Secrets Matter to Children (Independent School Magazine)

March 1, 2013

The Whole Against the Sky (Independent School Magazine)

The new art of separation. (How schools can help guide parents.)

December 1, 2011

Your Teen is No Teacup. (TODAY)

—If You Want to Hold On, Let Go

November 14, 2011

Overparenting Anonymous

A 26-step program for good parents gone bad

Smart Empathy (Independent School Magazine)

—Cultivating a self-reliant parent body in times of crisis

January 1, 2010

Kicking the Tutoring Habit (Independent School Magazine)

June 4, 2008

Mom Resist The Urge...to Kill Your Teenager (The Jewish Journal)

—there’s a better way.

May 11, 2006

The Dark Side of Parental Devotion: How Camp Can Let the Sun Shine (Camping Magazine)

January 1, 2006

The Oy Oy Oy Show (Independent School Magazine)

How Anxiety Harms Student Academic Performance

September 22, 2005

Mogel's Myths (Atlanta Jewish Times)

Twelve misconceptions about raising self-reliant kids

January 28, 2005

The Digital Lives of Your Kids: What Parents Need to Know (The Jewish Journal)

...Come join me in an instant message—I mean, IM—conversation with my 14-year-old daughter, Emma.

January 3, 2005

For Mature Audiences Only (Independent School Magazine)

Somewhere in America last June, two 12th-grade boys hosted a post-prom “after party” in a rented nightclub. The boys charged $40 admission and hired a DJ, strippers, and bouncers…

September 22, 2004

A Child’s Murder, a Mother’s Strength (The Jewish Journal)

September 18, 2003

ADD, ADHD - Life in the Fast Lane (The Jewish Journal)

June 20, 2003

Myths About Independent School Teachers (Independent School Magazine)

March 1, 2003

Is There Love After Marriage? (The Jewish Journal)

February 14, 2003

Overcoming Fear of the Ordinary (Independent School Magazine)

October 15, 2002

Sex Ed for Parents (The Jewish Journal)

April 18, 2002

Slaves to Higher Learning (The Jewish Journal)

March 22, 2002

Talking to Children about Terrorism (The Jewish Journal)

September 20, 2001

On the Doorposts of Your House and On Your Mouse (The Jewish Journal)

September 14, 2001

How to Choose a School (The Jewish Journal)

As fall approaches, many of us are forced to turn our thoughts to selecting a private school for our children…

August 24, 2001

Hands Off My Volcano (Jewish Journal)

July 29, 2001