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Keeping Adolescents Safe

Keeping Adolescents Safe

What parents need to consider to keep their adolescents safe. Keeping Adolescents Safe Have you had the “big talk” with your preteen or even teen?  Most parents dread the idea of sitting down and discussing the [...]

Teen Brain, Teen Mind

Teen Brain, Teen Mind

Let’s get something straight right from the start: Parenting teenagers is a tough business. You want to protect your kids and help them, but you don’t understand them. What goes on in their brains is beyond [...]

Why Boys Don’t Talk –  and Why It Matters

Why Boys Don’t Talk – and Why It Matters

When boys don’t talk, it is a way of protecting and preserving themselves. It should not be interpreted as disinterest or a lack of need for emotional involvement. On the contrary, boys want and need emotional [...]

Where Should I Sit at Lunch?

Where Should I Sit at Lunch?

Where Should I Sit at Lunch? The Ultimate 24/7 Guide to Surviving the High School Years, by Harriet S. Mosatche, Ph.D. and Karen Unger, M.A., gives high school students the inside scoop on figuring out who [...]

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 [...]

I’m Like, So Fat!

I’m Like, So Fat!

Hit the gym for a workout–but sit for hours at your computer. Supersize your value meals–but downsize your waistline. Today’s media-saturated teenagers are bombarded with mixed messages that distort their self-image and lead many to overeat [...]