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.
Source: Wellness It’s always a fine line—do I bring it up? Is this the hill to die on? When it comes to Juul use among teens, it’s love at first ... Read more
Source: Thrive Global Here are some tips to get you started discussing the birds and the bees—and any other difficult topic—with your teen.
Source: Metro Detroit Mommy There is a central, carefully chosen word in that headline. If you were to change “with” to “at,” it would change the outcome completely. Talking with your ... Read more
Source: Children’s Health Foundation In my last articles, I explored normal behaviors that occur during adolescent stages of development, and what to watch out for—drawing from chapters in my book, ... Read more
Source: Ready, Set, Grow Hearing that your teen is in love can be terrifying. As parents, we know the emotional and often physical commitment these words bring into a relationship, ... Read more
Source: Children’s Health Foundation In this article, I hope to help you understand how physical and cognitive development influences emotional and sexual development.