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 To Become a Life-Giving Person

As Mahatma Gandhi stepped aboard a train one day, one of his shoes slipped from his foot and landed on the track. The train was already pulling away from the station, and he was unable to retrieve his shoe. To the astonishment of his traveling companions, Gandhi calmly took off his other shoe and threw [...]

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Managing the Love Affair with Technology

Getting a novel gadget or using technology in a new way is much like entering into a new relationship. I remember when I got my first computer: I was in love. I remember when I first discovered the Internet: I was in love. Same thing when I started e-mailing: love at first byte! At first [...]

By |May 31st, 2015|Categories: Family Life, Technology|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Managing the Love Affair with Technology

How To Raise a Happy, Healthy Teen

Whether you have a teenage girl or a teenage boy, there's a lot going on physically in that body and brain. As a parent, you can create some simple physical conditions to help support your teen’s maturation process. These conditions are commonsense items you already know about but may not have implemented for your teenager [...]

By |April 30th, 2015|Categories: Family Life, General News, Happiness, Relationships|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How To Raise a Happy, Healthy Teen

Signs Your Son Has A Technology Addiction

Boys have a hard enough time concentrating, contemplating, and reflecting -- all executive functions centered in the prefrontal cortex of the brain, an area where teenage males are naturally not as fast to mature as we may like. So the last thing we need is for our sons to spend too much time with technology [...]

By |March 27th, 2015|Categories: Family Life, General News, Happiness, Relationships, Technology|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Signs Your Son Has A Technology Addiction

7 Tips for Diagnosing Your Child’s Brain Disorder

Over the last two decades, the number of brain disorder diagnoses in general has increased exponentially. While some of this increase is due to kids being diagnosed with disorders they don’t have, there is a documented increase in autism, ADD, ADHD, sensory integration disorder, depression, bipolar, anorexia, bulimia, and other brain disorders in children in [...]

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Baby Steps Toward Healing

Perhaps you are a single mother who is working full time. Your kids are with a babysitter or in day care all day. You feel angry, bitter, guilty. Or, maybe you’re a pastor or youth worker in a church. You spend every hour serving God, loving people, and making a difference in the lives of [...]

By |January 30th, 2015|Categories: Recovery|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Baby Steps Toward Healing

Stuck in a Virtual Reality

I’ve always loved books and reading. As a kid, I could lose myself for hours in an exotic faraway place, transported by the combination of someone else’s written word and my own imagination. There was the real world I lived in, and a secondary place I could go. If given the time, I loved the [...]

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Overcoming Holiday Stress

The holiday season is supposed to be filled with bright lights, delicious food, warmth, and loved ones. It is a time to be grateful for the abundance in your life, and to share your gratitude and appreciation with others. Unfortunately, for some people, it can also be a time of loneliness, depression, anxiety, and debilitating [...]

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Technology Addiction is Real

We’ve all joked about the anxiety we’ve felt when our cell phone is misplaced and scoffed in disbelief at “life before the internet.” While these comments are often made lightly, the weight of technology addiction is starting to truly sink in. Earlier this month, a U.S. Navy serviceman was treated for the first case of [...]

Why Young Men Turn To Violence and Commit School Shootings

Media Contacts: Beth Chapman, 816.835.0306, bethc@aplaceofhope.com, Dr. Jantz Media Representative (Edmonds, WA) October 28, 2014 – Spurred by the most recent school shooting at ‪Marysville Pilchuck High School in Washington state, Dr. Gregory Jantz, noted mental health expert, is calling for a national debate on the phenomena of young men resorting to gun violence in [...]