Teresa Wippel

Teresa Wippel

Writer Teresa Wippel is the mother of two children, and is the former managing editor of Seattle-based ParentMap magazine.


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    Youth Sports: How does Early Specialization Affect The Developing Child?

    While children used to simply go outside and play, their days are now filled with organized sports practices and games that become more focused and intense, moving up from recreational leagues to select programs as the years pass. Sports that used to be relegated one season are now played all year; teens that used to play three sports in high … [Read more...]