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SPLC Lawsuit Against Cobb County Board of Education Redistricting Map

July 7, 2022

Recently, redistricting has been an important topic of concern, especially for the Cobb County Board of Education. Earlier this year, the Cobb County school board approved a new redistricting map,…

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Mind Your Mind Speaks Podcast: Episode 26

July 7, 2022

In this episode, you will hear an interview between Cobb Collaborative Executive Director, Irene Barton, and Sharon Price Lightstone, MS, LPC, LLC.  As a Licensed Professional Counselor with Power Ferry…

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Mind Your Mind Speaks Podcast: Episode 25

June 23, 2022

In this episode, Cobb Collaborative Executive Director, Irene Barton, has a conversation with Nate Marsh of MUST Ministries in Marietta, GA. Irene and Nate talk about MUST’s commitment to connecting…

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Mind Your Mind Speaks Podcast: Episode 24

June 9, 2022

In this episode, you will hear a conversation between Cobb Collaborative Executive Director Irene Barton and Dr. Gabriela González.  Dr. González is a passionate licensed clinical psychologist at Power’s Ferry…

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Mind Your Mind Speaks: Episode 23

May 26, 2022

In this episode, you will hear a conversation between Cobb Collaborative Executive Director, Irene Barton, and Andy Goldstrom. Andy is the founder of Parents Journey Coaching.  Show Notes: As a…

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Protecting the Mental Health of Teens

May 18, 2022

By Irene Barton, Cobb Collaborative Executive Director “And how are the children?” is the traditional greeting of Maasai tribe warriors. The expression connotes that the true strength of a community…

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Mind Your Mind Speaks Podcast: Episode 22

May 12, 2022

In this episode, Cobb Collaborative Executive Director, Irene Barton, has a conversation with Lisa King. Lisa is a school counselor as well as an author, mom, and national presenter for…

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Make an Informed Vote

May 10, 2022

By Kaitlyn Ball, Cobb Collaborative Vote Your Voice Coordinator With the upcoming May 24th Primary Election quickly approaching, it’s important to head to the polls prepared. But how do you…

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Discovering the Basics of Mindful Self-Compassion

May 9, 2022

The MISSION of the Cobb Collaborative is “Engaging, Educating and Empowering the community to improve the well-being of children and families.” Every community has a wide range of needs and…

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Proposed Cityhood Services

April 28, 2022

By Kaitlyn Ball, Cobb Collaborative Vote Your Voice Coordinator Want to know what services each proposed city will offer? When incorporating a municipality, the proposed city must offer at least…

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