Clayton Lessor

Clayton Lessor, PhD, LPC founded The Quest Project in 1996 and has since helped 2,000+ boys turn their life around to become the next Generation of Men. He is the author of two books, “Saving Our Sons-A Parent’s Guide to Preparing Boys for Success” and “Generation of Men-How to raise your son to be a healthy man among men.” Dr. Clay is an expert in childhood trauma and male adolescent development.

  • Diagnosis: Anxiety

    Sep 30, 2019
    Generally, anxiety is a term used for nervousness, fear, apprehension and worry. Adults were more prone to an anxiety diagnosis; it was normal to experience anxiety due to a job change, divorce, money worries an illness etc. Today it’s not uncommon to see a child dealing with anxiety. Why?
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  • The Wound All Male Adolescents Share

    Sep 20, 2019
    As a researcher and facilitator of male adolescents; it’s a fact that all boys have a wound; it’s a “father wound,” whether systemically, emotionally or physically absent, it’s the greatest wound a boy can carry.
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  • If Empathy is Taught, Are We Cultivating It?

    Sep 17, 2019
    It’s a fact that empathy is learned. Are we doing all we can to teach, and educate parents on the importance of cultivating empathy with their kids?
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  • Conflict Resolution: Teaching it Early

    Sep 08, 2019
    Conflict is a part of life. I know people who thoroughly enjoy conflict and others who avoid it at all costs. One of the cornerstones I cover with adolescent boys and their parents is "conflict resolution." By utilizing my process, the family can communicate more effectively and peacefully.
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  • Adolescent Males Need a Modern-Day Rite of Passage

    Sep 06, 2019
    In my private practice I focus on, and work primarily with, adolescent males and families. As a PhD, Licensed Professional Counselor I consider myself an expert in matters that relate to males. I have extensively researched, facilitated groups and individual sessions with young men.
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