Vaping was originally thought to be the safe alternative to smoking cigarettes, but boy was that wrong. The seven confirmed deaths connected to vaping in the last few months, on ... Read more
Summer is winding down and your teen or tween will soon be stepping into another school year of new experiences, personal and academic growth, new friends, new classes—and a whole ... Read more
By Dr. Jennifer Salerno, Adolescent Expert and Author “Mom, I’m not sure I believe in God.” If you’re like most parents, panic sets in and you wonder what the heck ... Read more
Source: Parenting Teens & Tweens Recently, the role of technology in Gen Z was exposed in Netflix’s new documentary, ‘Social Animals.’ The show gave an inside look at the lives ... Read more
Source: Professor’s House Sadie was tormented on Facebook and Instagram. Classmates would tell the 15-year-old to kill herself. Eventually, she did.
Below is a letter I wrote to my son, Bryce, before he left for college three years ago. Since he just recently graduated from Western Michigan University as a pilot, ... Read more
Source: Miranda Southern I hope you will make the investment into parenting your child and read Teen Speak for yourself. Grab a highlighter and be ready to make notes!
Source: Family Education Social media can have serious negative effects on your teen’s body image, mental health, and more. Dr. Jennifer Salerno, Nurse Practitioner and Founder of Possibilities for Change, ... Read more
Source: Dr. Laura It’s a scene from many teen movies and sitcoms: mom or dad sit their teen down for an introduction to the birds and the bees.
Source: Hitched Mag Most parents dread “the talk” about sex with their kids. Here’s why you shouldn’t and how you can still educate them.