Dianne, Hampton Roads Rotary Club

Scott, you are such a tremendous inspiration. Thank you for your openness and your story. The world is a better place because you are here sharing hope and love! I truly cannot thank you enough for sharing your time, your talent and your heart with us this morning.

Ardyth, Director of Education, Congregation Bet Haverim

It has been such an amazing blessing to have you work with the parents, tweens, and teens of our community! I am grateful for your willingness to share your story and your wisdom so openly with all of us. As an educator, it has been a joy watching you work with each group, meeting them [...]

Andrea – Director of CJIE, Conference and Immersives

Wow. I honestly don’t have the words to thank you in a way that would come close to mirroring the energy and emotion you gave the Hillel@Home session yesterday. Your strength and love came hurtling through Zoom in such a powerful way – it was beautiful. Thank you. We Jews don’t talk about love nearly [...]

Rabbi Mark

... thank Scott again for an excellent program. People are raving about it – and I’m amazed how he tailored his presentation to 3 different age groups. Kol tuv, Rabbi Mark Director of Congregational Learning Temple Emanuel of Kensington, MD

Brown University IvyQ Student

AIDS, Love and the Meaning of Life was so so beautiful.  The speaker was amazing and spoke so lyrically and powerfully.  He unearthed so many emotions and so much pain that he has experienced in his life but at the end really showed everyone how beautiful life is and we all are.

Eryn Oberlander, M.D.

My Invisible Kingdom: Letters from the Secret Lives of Teens Scott Fried's My Invisible Kingdom: Letters from the Secret Lives of Teens is a most valuable psychological resource toward young adult health promotion. I was so moved by his book! I admire the way he altruistically turned his early betrayal into protecting and educating others [...]

Genia Taub Connections-UJA Federation of NY

How To Talk To The Creature In Your Car "You're a wow!!!!!! Your topic is a wow and a must listen to and follow. I am enjoying your CD in the car. Pretty cool when my car went into park mode you were on video. Excellent presentation."


How To Talk To The Creature In Your Car "About a year ago my son, age 19, told us he was gay. We had no idea. But after thinking about his stormy adolescence it all makes sense. How awful it must have been for him to hide his authentic self for so many years. Now [...]

Robin Kappy, LCSW

How To Talk To The Creature In Your Car "Scott Fried is a smart, engaging, masterful teacher. He has listened to teenagers across the country and deeply understands them in ways you thought nobody could. Listen closely and you will learn everything you need to know about your teenagers, yourself and your relationship. Listen even [...]

Beth Giladi

If I Grow Up: Talking with Teens about AIDS, Love and Staying Alive "I have been reaching deep into my healing resources to try and find something that will reach and touch a student I'm working with. So I pulled If I Grow Up: Talking With Teens About AIDS, Love and Staying Alive off my [...]