Melissa has led the Parents digital team for 5 years, developing award-winning spotlights and guides on impactful topics in the parenting space.
- 2022 Folio Eddie Award Winner in Consumer Parenting/Family category for Teens are in a Mental Health Crisis—Here’s How Parents Can Help
- 2022 Webby Honoree for General Website, Health & Wellness
- 2021 Folio Eddie Award Winner in the Consumer Parenting/Family category for Anti-Racist Curriculum: How to Talk to Your Kids About Black History
- 2021 Folio Eddie Award Winner in the Consumer Parenting/Family category for Project Mental (Un)Load: We Need to Talk About the Unspoken Burdens of Parenthood
“Ask Your Mom” Parents’ Column
No one said this parenting thing was easy—so in a bid to make it that little bit easier, we bring you ‘Ask Your Mom’, the new advice column from the team at Parents.com. Each week, Emily Edlynn, Ph.D. will tackle even the most elusive of parenting dilemmas that stump even Google.
“Teen Talk” Parents’ Column
Articles written by teens to help parents understand what’s really happening in their world.