Dr. Gregg Jantz

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About Dr. Gregg Jantz

Pioneering whole-person care nearly 30 years ago, Dr. Jantz has dedicated his life’s work to creating possibilities for others, and helping people change their lives for good.

How is Your Career Impacting Your Happiness?

Even with so many people engaged in academic pursuit, there is still a sizable segment of the population who foregoes postsecondary education and instead jumps headfirst into the world of work.  After that giddy, heady feeling of success and affirmation with the first job offer, comes the stark reality for many that you actually have [...]

By |March 21st, 2017|Categories: Depression, Happiness, Relationships|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on How is Your Career Impacting Your Happiness?

Being an Alert and Vigilant Parent

Teens live amid such tumultuous waters, it can be hard to detect if something is just an adolescent squall or if there's a real storm brewing.  As a parent, you're caught between a rock and a hard place.  You don't want to be perceived as a meddling parent.  You want your teenager to learn how [...]

By |February 27th, 2017|Categories: Depression, Family Life|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Being an Alert and Vigilant Parent

When Teenagers Ask “Who Am I?”

One of the most important questions that teenagers grapple with during the time of adolescence is, “Who am I?”  Then, as they are answering the question, they also have to decide, “Do I love who I am?” Self-esteem during adolescence, as we all know, can take a pretty substantial beating.  I believe everyone, whether a [...]

By |December 29th, 2016|Categories: Family Life, Relationships|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on When Teenagers Ask “Who Am I?”

Guiding Your Son’s Choices of Books, Video Games and Movies

Lessons of struggle, perseverance, character, strength, and hope are found not only in Scripture, but also in culture.  There are movies, books, and video games that capture the essence of heroism and can capture the heart of a boy.  Even flawed cultural offerings can provide an opportunity to instill character-building traits in boys.  You may, [...]

By |November 20th, 2016|Categories: Technology|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Guiding Your Son’s Choices of Books, Video Games and Movies

What Does the Word “Support” Look Like in Your Family?

The secret to healthy kids can be found through a whole-person approach to the needs of your child.  By addressing the emotional, relational, physical, and spiritual needs of children, parents are able to provide a balanced, caring environment that contributes to lifelong happiness and health. I call this helping a child to SOAR.  As parents, [...]

By |October 20th, 2016|Categories: Family Life, Relationships|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on What Does the Word “Support” Look Like in Your Family?

How to Recognize if Your Son is Overwhelmed

I'll never forget a time one of my sons lost a football game.  He was in middle school, and I was the resident taxi, driving back and forth to practices and games.  Usually, these drive times were great bonding times for us, but after this particular loss, my son was completely shut down. Instead of [...]

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Dr. Gregory Jantz Authors 5 New Books Released All Books Simultaneously

PRESS RELEASE Media Contacts: Adam Taff, 913.484.1140, adamt@aplaceofhope.com, Dr. Jantz Media Representative (Edmonds, WA) August 25, 2016 – Dr. Gregory Jantz, founder of The Center• A Place of HOPE in Edmonds, Washington, announced today the release of his five latest books. Dr. Jantz is a best-selling author of 35 books and a leading voice in [...]

By |August 26th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|Comments Off on Dr. Gregory Jantz Authors 5 New Books Released All Books Simultaneously

Keeping Relationships on Neutral Ground

It was all the computer's fault, actually.  If the computer setup at the campaign headquarters had been better, Jim never would have suggested that he and Tracy go to his place to work on the leaflet.  But the computer at campaign headquarters was old and slow, and it had pitiful memory capacity.  His swank publishing [...]

By |July 30th, 2016|Categories: Relationships|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Keeping Relationships on Neutral Ground

Helping Children Make Healthy Choices with Technology

The American Association of Pediatrics put out a statement about how parents should interact with media, or what we call technology. Read the list of suggestions from the AAP, and determine when you are going to implement each one. Number each item in the order you want to incorporate them into your family routine. Consider [...]

By |June 25th, 2016|Categories: Family Life, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Helping Children Make Healthy Choices with Technology

Anxiety: Accept the Small Stuff

One of the mistaken beliefs surrounding anxiety is that everything that happens centers around you.  This mistaken belief can take on a life of its own when you are in anxiety overload.  You become a raw nerve, jumping at everything that happens around you and at everyone you come into contact with.  In such a [...]

By |May 10th, 2016|Categories: Anxiety, Happiness, PTSD, Recovery|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Anxiety: Accept the Small Stuff