Boys Adrift and Girls on the Edge with Dr. Leonard SAX, MD PhD
6:30 pm18:30

Boys Adrift and Girls on the Edge with Dr. Leonard SAX, MD PhD

Dr. Sax, in this engaging lecture shares his perspective on the "gender wars" and sheds light on: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men and The Four Factors Driving the New Crisis for Girls: Sexual Identity, the Cyberbubble, Obsessions, & Environmental Toxins.

Leonard Sax, MD PhD, earned both his PhD in psychology and his MD at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Sax has built an international reputation as an expert in issues of child and adolescent development. He has spoken on issues of child and adolescent development. He has been a guest for the TODAY Show, CNN, Headline News, Fox News, NPR, the BBC, and many other national and international media and has written four best-selling books for parents: 

  • Why Gender Matters
  • Boys Adrift
  • Girls on the Edge
  • The Collapse of Parenting

This event will be held on September 19, 2016 at 6:30pm in the Cemo Auditorium at St. Thomas High School, 4500 Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas 77007.

7:00 pm19:00

Family Enrichment Course

A parenting course for Western Academy families on the subject of “Adolescence” will be presented by Houston Family Enrichment from January to May 2015. The course will meet at Western Academy on the 2nd Saturday of each of these months from 7:00-9:00pm.

8:00 am08:00

Faith Seeking Understanding

Dads, please consider participating in the Faith Seeking Understanding lecture series for men to deepen your faith. The first lecture is on Saturday, November 8, at 8am. Click here for more information. 

6:00 pm18:00

Brass, Pipes, and Drums

On May 11 at 6:00pm at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, the Houston Brass Band will join forces with award-winning St. Thomas’ Pipes and Drums to bring you an exhilarating concert including numerous Scottish favorites.