, author, speaker, and seminar leader, is the founder and director of the Heartlight Residential Counseling Center for Struggling Teens
. Mark has worked with struggling teens and their families for over 30 years.
The Parenting Today's Teens
daily feature has grown out of Mark's passion to help teens and their families work through crisis situations...and to help prepare parents for the challenges of the teenage years.
Mark is in high demand as a speaker and conducts "Dealing with Today's Teens" seminars across the country. Mark and his wife, Jan, reside in Longview, Texas, and have two children and two grandchildren.