Teenagers

If raising a teenager is causing you heartache, check out these informative articles on how to make the teen years easier for everyone.

Setting Boundaries with Teenagers

Staff
Teenagers are these odd combinations of very adult behaviors and often appearances and childlike mentalities that crop up to remind us that they are not quite yet adults. They can...

Discovering a Bully in the Household

Staff
You’ve probably suspected it for quite some time now. It’s a difficult fact to face and it can even be a scary situation to handle, but the instant you recognize...

Teaching Teenagers about Birth Control

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It’s not a topic that we are itching to discuss with our children as they begin to age, and there’s certainly enough controversy around even discussing the topic at all,...

My Teenager is Dating a Loser

Stef Daniel
Young love! For parents, young love seems more like a hodge-podge of drama and mistakes where adult insight is somehow trumped by teenage hormones and declarations of ‘love.’ Here we...

Is My Teen Anorexic – Dealing with Food Problems

Staff
Teenagers go through various stages, and it can be difficult to discern whether they are just going through a “phase” or developing a significant problem. Teenagers survive enormous pressures that...