Our focus is your focus — we want to boost the emotional wellbeing, individual awareness, and social competency of your teenager.
We do this by texting your teen(s) videos, podcasts, surveys, memes, and empowering focused messages multiple times a week.
Through text, we are able to measure, inspire, encourage, and intervene directly with your kids, person-to-person, anonymously, and conveniently.
"I just dont rlly have anyone i can talk or relate to. Idk just feeling lonely and a little overwhelmed."
"I have funeral I'm going to, ACT stuff is being shoved in my head, I have 4 college classes to keep up on, skills USA is coming up and I've been nominated to participate, and I have two jobs"
"Quite a bit, a lot has changed for my recently, I told my parents about wanting to disassociate myself from their religion, and that's been just difficult because I'm trying to figure out what to believe, I recently gave up pornography as well, and it's been such a struggle without it, I've had an addiction to it for a few years now, so everyday life just seems much harder than usual, and as the end of the quarter nears my schoolwork is just ridiculous, so it's been quite hard to feel happy these past couple weeks"
"Do you think I have depression?"
"How do I feel better"
"How do I make a paper airplane?"
"I can't help in my classroom, we are online"
"Thank you for being here for the students, it's great to have a person to talk to. Here's a little expression of my gratitude in video form (the audio is a little quiet so turn up the volume a little)"
"“Thats a good idea! Ive never tried that. Usually each day I just get a 1-2 hour nap...Alright i will definitely have to! Thank you so much”"
"i don't know i just missed two weeks of school due to COVID and my grades are suffering and i can't find the motivation to work. I lose my 4.0 this year already to one A- and now i kinda feel like a failure"
"my older sister and i got into an argument and she moved out so i had to step up as older sister and then my dad kicked my mom out so i feel like i have a lot of pressure on me"
"I feel constantly disappointed about myself because I know I can do better, but I don't seem to be able to."
"Yea I'm so relieved now, thank you!"
"That’s good, I’ll try to do that today with my friends."
"I also want your opinion on something real quick: Which one should I get. Two lockets. One is a heart and the other’s an oval. They’re both the same amount. Which one should I get? The heart is the most popular, but oval is more sentimental to some?"
"0 - I’m super sad. What do you do if nobody likes you?"
"Okay, thank you🤎"
"That's a very structured way of looking at it, I think that would be a great start"
"How do I increase self-confidence while performing or just stage fright in general?"
"“I'm grateful for you, and my family. Thanks for being here for me!! You're awesome ”"
"Lately I've started liking this guy in my friend group and he's really nice and everyone I know loves him but my best friend and it's been making me feel super guilty because she doesn't like being around him. I'm not really sure what to do about it though because I'm trying really hard to not pressure her and talk about him around her but I still feel like its causing a strain in our friendship"
"Well thank you amazing human too! It's so awesome that you take time to talk to strangers and brighten their day through this program. Keep it up! Have a great day"
"Sometimes people don't tell me things because they don't want to hurt my feelings,but the fact they don't tell me hurts my feelings. What should I tell them?"
"I’m stressed, I’m taking the ACT in 6 days"
"I have friends but they never supported me through anything i guess i will need to find another way. You're really the only thing(?) that has ever actually listened to my thoughts"
"Thank you, I love getting messages that make me stop what I'm doing and think about things that leave me in a more positive attitude than before!"
"How do I deal with friends that keep fighting and get me in the middle of their drama?"
"Should I get help if I feel anxious most of the time?"
"I have a lot of family problems. My parents are getting a divorce."
As a therapist of nearly 20 years specializing in treating teens, and as a Best selling author of a self-help book for adolescents, I've realized that every teen needs these 5 things:
Every teen needs a team... a village, as they face the very real challenges of life. SchoolPulse's text based, anonymous and confidential platform, is perfectly positioned to support your amazing efforts at rearing a successful and joyous teen.
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SchoolPulse is completely private and anonymous. Unless a teen shares personal details, our positive interaction team has no way of identifying who they are. This confidentiality supports our mission to make teens feel safe enough to be vulnerable and honest with their feelings and challenges.
Yes. SchoolPulse offers a comprehensive knowledge base inspired by the conversations and questions of our teen and student users. This library of content includes videos, podcasts, and other content to promote awareness and social & emotional growth.
Yes. In addition to the powerful conversations we have with our teen users, SchoolPulse works in the background extracting data from each message to provide individualized anxiety and wellness reports as well as long-term longitudinal trending of their overall wellbeing.
Yes. Parents are invited to sign up for SchoolPulse. We also offer a solution called DailyPulse which is a similar program designed for adults. DailyPulse explores topics including personal growth, marriage, parenting, career, and spirituality. Text "Start" to 78573 to learn more.
Through text, we are able to measure, inspire, encourage, and intervene directly with teenagers, person-to-person, anonymously, and conveniently.Get started today