Summary: First-Ever Romantic Relationships

  • Name: Melissa Simon or Well+Good
  • Category: General
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: or Well+Good
  • Deadline: 1:00 PM EST – 27 March

Query: I need help with the following;

  1. What happens to your emotions when you enter a relationship or meet someone you feel a romantic connection with? Are they heightened? More intense?
  2. What are the top 3 rules to committing to a romantic relationship (specifically for males — i.e. don’t let fear control you or let you run away).
  3. Why do men, specifically, typically run away when they meet someone they can see a future with? How do you (or they) prevent that from happening?
  4. How can journaling your thoughts/feelings be therapeutic? Is there science behind that?
  5. How do women’s needs differ from men’s in romantic relationships (in terms of what they need from their partner)?

Requirements: Looking for quotes from certified relationship experts or certified psychologists

Summary: Interior Designers and Psychologists – create mood-boosting environment

  • Category: Lifestyle and Fitness
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Anonymous
  • Deadline: 7:00 PM EST – 27 March

Query: I’m writing an article on how to create a mood-boosting home environment for teens. I’m looking for science-backed ideas and design elements to help parents re-decorate bedrooms and living areas in a way that will help improve their teen’s mental health. Specifically lighting, color palettes, organization/storage, shapes/edges, themes, furniture placement, art, etc.

Requirements: Interior designers or psychologists. The target audience is parents of American teens

Summary: How do you know if your child needs a tutor?

  • Category: Education
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Anonymous
  • Deadline: 8:00 PM EST – 27 March

Query: I’m writing about pandemic learning loss and how families can help children catch up. In this article, we’ll help parents and guardians consider whether their child might benefit from extra help and their options for seeking a tutor. I’m interested in hearing from experts who can speak to child development, education, learning disabilities, and/or child psychology on the following questions:

  1. How can parents determine if a child needs tutoring?
  2. What are some signs parents might look for?
  3. What kinds of tutoring resources are available?
  4. Where should parents start their search?
  5. Should parents take on tutoring themselves?
  6. What are the pros/cons of tutoring your own child?

Requirements: Professional background in child development, education, learning disabilities, child psychology or a related field.

Summary: How to Know When It Is Time to Break Up with Your Therapist

  • Name: Ashley Martens aSweatLife
  • Category: Lifestyle and Fitness
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: aSweatLife
  • Deadline: 8:00 PM EST – 27 March

Query: What are 3-5 signs that will help you know it is time to break up with your current therapist and find a new one?

Requirements: Certified therapists only, please. Please include a link to your bio with licensed credentials listed. Thank you!

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