Author: Kari Lyn S. Wampler

Kari Lyn S. Wampler, M.A., LMFT. is a Youth and Family Therapist.

Identity in Youth — Answers from a Therapist

What goes into a young person’s sense of identity? [1] Far and away the most pivotal influence on a young person’s identity is their family. As kids mature they are influenced by how their parents, siblings, grandparents, aunts, cousins define them. Kids are like sponges. They soak up how we describe them and live in […]