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Signs of Computer Addiction

Signs of Computer Addiction

The signs that your child may be addicted to computer games. Computer Addiction While computers are a fact of life in today’s world, they can also cause concern. If children are ignoring everything else from school [...]

Age Appropriate Computer Limits

Age Appropriate Computer Limits

How to set limits when it comes to computer use and kids. Computer Age Limits Spending time on-line is as much a part of life today as was watching TV twenty years ago. And just as [...]

Video Game Addiction in Teens and Pre-Teens

Video Game Addiction in Teens and Pre-Teens

Studies show that the excitement of video games makes playing them addictive. Parents of preteens and teens hardly find the realities of video game addiction surprising. Ask any preteen or teen how they love to spend [...]

Are You Too Strict with Your Teen or Preteen?

Are You Too Strict with Your Teen or Preteen?

How many times have you said “no” to your children today? There’s good reason to consider a few alternatives to the word “no”. When it comes to parenting, one of the most overused words in the [...]

Negotiating Rules and Making Contracts with Teens

Negotiating Rules and Making Contracts with Teens

Is your teen breaking all the rules? Then you may want to consider writing a contract with your teen. Setting limits for teens can be a tricky business. After all, a teenager is on the verge [...]

Now I Know Why Tigers Eat Their Young

Now I Know Why Tigers Eat Their Young

“My teenager is driving me crazy!” Sound familiar? Dr. Peter Marshall has revised and updated his popular guide for parents trying to cope with the mood swings, the rebellious nature, and, of course, just the general [...]

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