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Holding Teenagers Accountable for their Behavior
February 23, 2017 – 12:52 pm | No Comment
Holding Teenagers Accountable for their Behavior

Do you enable your teenager’s poor behavior?
A woman I know named Mary had a teen son with anxiety issues.  Things escalated with him and he began to refuse to go to school. Eventually, he was …

Helping Your Teens Set SMART Goals for the New Year
January 2, 2017 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Helping Your Teens Set SMART Goals for the New Year

How SMART Goals help determine what should be categorized as a goal.
I really don’t like the word “resolution” – and I never set any New Year’s Resolutions for myself. The way I see it, if …

6 Ways to Read Your Teenager’s Body Language
August 29, 2016 – 6:27 am | No Comment
6 Ways to Read Your Teenager’s Body Language

Six Body Language Signals Which Say Your Child or Teenager May Be Lying  To You
 
You notice that your teens’ behavior has changed, at first you attribute it to hormones and pubertal growing pains . But …

Talking to Your Teenager About Dating and Sexual Assault
April 3, 2016 – 3:06 pm | No Comment
Talking to Your Teenager About Dating and Sexual Assault

How to Talk to Your Teenager About Dating and Sexual Assault
The greatest way a parent can help reduce the probability of a child being sexually assaulted on a date (you can’t 100% prevent it) is …

Understanding the Power Mean Girls Have Over Your Tween
March 27, 2016 – 8:44 pm | No Comment
Understanding the Power Mean Girls Have Over Your Tween

Understanding Why Queen Bees are Able to Hold Court: The Reality of Tween Mean Girls
 
There is a lot of discussion out there about ‘mean girls.’ This focus is indeed warranted, as girls tend to be …

How to Talk to Teenagers
April 3, 2014 – 1:41 pm | No Comment
How to Talk to Teenagers

A Simple Tip for Better Relationships with Teenagers
by Amy Egan
Parenting teenagers can be a slippery slope. It is something frequently talked about, voraciously written about and dreaded by most parents. But does it really have …

6 Warning Signs When You Should Intervene with Your Teenager
February 10, 2014 – 7:03 am | No Comment
6 Warning Signs When You Should Intervene with Your Teenager

Raising A Teenager? 6 Warning Signs Of When To Intervene
by Brionna Kennedy
When your teenage child begins acting out, being a parent can seem like an impossible job. Knowing what signs to look for when you …

Poor Behavior: Who’s the Lazy One, You or Your Child?
February 6, 2014 – 7:36 pm | No Comment
Poor Behavior: Who’s the Lazy One, You or Your Child?

Are You Contributing to Your Child’s Poor Behavior?
by Nancy Rose
At a recent parenting workshop, a mom asked for advice on what to do about her “lazy” teenage son. Not an uncommon issue for parents of …

Tips for Raising Happy, Healthy Teenagers
January 9, 2014 – 6:02 pm | No Comment
Tips for Raising Happy, Healthy Teenagers

How to Raise Happy, Healthy Teenagers
by Abigail Clark
Successfully raising kids and transforming them into well-rounded, responsible, and productive members of society is no simple task. It takes years of careful guidance and patient teaching to …

Function + Fun = Tech Gifts for Teens
December 19, 2013 – 2:18 pm | No Comment
Function + Fun = Tech Gifts for Teens

Tech Gifts for Teens
by Regina Lewis
According to a recent holiday forecast report from the Consumer Electronics Association, 74 percent of consumers who are purchasing gifts this holiday season are planning to buy consumer electronics and …