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411 Teen on 88.9 WFSU-FM
Sundays, 2 pm ET - 3 pm ET

Join host Dr. Liz Holifield for "411 Teen," a locally produced program, created with teen input for a teenage audience. Guests provide insights into topics that concern adolescents. Over the last twenty years, programs have enlightened young people on countless subjects such as college admission, eating disorders, sexually transmitted disease, career planning, civic associations focusing on young people, and politics, to name but a few.

411 Teen airs Sundays at 2:00 pm ET On 88.9 WFSU-FM.

Latest Episodes
  • Violence permeates our very existence. The US was conceived and nurtured by violence. Violent films euphemized as action flicks dominate our televisions and movie theatres. Dr. Frieda Birnbaum, research psychologist, psychoanalytic therapist, examines the impact of video violence on children.
  • From the Ground Up series examines grassroots student organizations with an emphasis on community service. 411 TEEN talked with HelpingSoup.com and the founders who are James S. Rickards High School students.
  • The Politics Rapp team consists of James S. Rickards High School students in the IB (International Baccalaureate) representing diverse perspectives, ideologies and positions. The Politics Rapp team examines and discusses various local, state and national political happenings.
  • The Politics Rapp team consists of James S. Rickards High School students in the IB (International Baccalaureate) representing diverse perspectives, ideologies and positions. The Politics Rapp team examines and discusses various local, state and national political happenings.
  • Witnessing more extreme behavior and serious mental health concerns, kids are in the middle of a mental health crisis identified by the US Surgeon General and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Social Emotion Learning, emphasizing social and emotional skills, has received a lot of attention lately. Bridget Durkan Laird, CEO of Wings for Kids, works to teach children and adults the social, emotional skills needed to successfully navigate the world today. CEO Laird talks with 411 TEEN.
  • October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Author, Kayla Thomas, looks at the ways we treat children who don’t conform to society’s expectational of “normal” and challenges parents face when raising them. Children with learning differences are more likely to be misunderstood by teachers and bullied by peers. Author, Kayla Taylor talks with 411 TEEN.
  • In OUR PROBLEM, OUR PATH: Collective Antiracism for White People, Ali Michael, Ph.D. and Eleonara Bartoli, Ph.D. offer a stark reminder that the problem of systemic racism can only be addressed when White people understand that it’s their problem, too. The authors, who are White themselves issue an invitation to White people to join them on an antiracist journey.
  • The Politics Rapp team consists of James S. Rickards High School students in the IB (International Baccalaureate) representing diverse perspectives, ideologies and positions. The Politics Rapp team examines and discusses various local, state and national political happenings.
  • Dr. Erin Shiveler, dentist talks about dental care; including brushing, toothpaste, flossing, mouthwash, fluoride, diet. She also addresses training for dentists providing a thorough review of dental care from toddlers to adults.
  • The Politics Rapp team consists of James S. Rickards High School students in the IB (International Baccalaureate) representing diverse perspectives, ideologies and positions. The Politics Rapp team examines and discusses various local, state and national political happenings.