1. Is A Troubled Teen Controlling The Family?

    Normal teen rebellion can cross the line and become manipulative and controlling. One day you can discover that the power relationship in the family has changed and your teen is running the show. Parents can end up being intimidated by bullying, violent teens or walking on egg shells for fragile tee…Read More

  2. Teen Fight Clubs And Rites Of Passage

    The movie Fight Club was a rebellious violent movie. Made in 1996, it almost immediately became a cult classic. The movie depicted a group of alienated men who form their own culture of violence with their own rules. One of the nasty side effects of the movie was the development real-life fight club…Read More

  3. Change You Can Really Believe In

    A few years ago, Aaron produced some talks on video about themes central to our mission to help teens and kids overcome their personal challenges and live fulfilling lives. These videos and others are on the Fire Mountain YouTube channel. They explore some of the key aspects of living fulfilling aut…Read More

  4. Being At Home In The Dark

    Listen Young Warriors A long time ago at Kyudo student searched Japan for the greatest archery teacher in all the land. In the city, she found a teacher who could hit a tree from a remarkable distance. "Are you the best of all teachers? Will you teach me?" The Master answered, "If you seek the best …Read More

  5. Willingness As Personal Growth – Part II

    A few years ago, Aaron produced some talks on video about themes central to our mission to help teens and kids overcome their personal challenges and live fulfilling lives. These videos and others are on the Fire Mountain YouTube channel. They explore some of the key aspects of living fulfilling aut…Read More

  6. Willingness As Personal Growth

    A few years ago, Aaron produced some talks on video about themes central to our mission to help teens and kids overcome their personal challenges and live fulfilling lives. These videos and others are on the Fire Mountain YouTube channel. They explore some of the key aspects of living fulfilling aut…Read More

  7. Living In This Moment

    A Message To Young Warriors In the "battle" or the "test" (life) you must be in the moment. You cannot concern yourself with anything but what is happening right now. We tease the kids at Warrior Camp that when someone is swinging a sword at you, what you are going to do later really doesn't matter.…Read More

  8. What Is Warrior Camp?

    What Is Warrior Camp? Many parents call and ask about our Warrior Camp. Warrior camp is about showing kids how to live fully in the moment, live with courage and compassion. In the video below Aaron talks about what it means to be a warrior. In the background you will see some of the activities that…Read More

  9. At Risk Teens, The CT Tragedy, Parenting, and more…

    Shootings, mental illness, parenting methods, absent fathers... Can we actually avoid this ever happening again? Will changing gun laws change anything? Where have we failed our children, our communities and each other? What could we do? I was interviewed on Freedomizer Radio with hosts Proof Negati…Read More