Communicating With Teens

Communicating with your teen about their stresses, freedom, and future goals helps parents stay connected. Talking to a teen requires insight and effective listening.

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  • 1.

    Parents and Teenagers

    It sometimes seems that parents and teenagers live in completely different worlds. A teen's world is often made of...

    Source: Community Action Network
  • 2.

    It’s Normal

    Wondering what happened to the sweet kids we were raising? They've turned into teenagers. While we know there are going...

    Source: Shoulder to Shoulder
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    Raising Teens in a New Culture

    Raising teens poses enough challenges in itself - parenting a teen in a new culture adds another level of complexity....

    Source: Shoulder to Shoulder
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    Identity Development in Adolescence

    Psychologically, all adolescents need room to grow and safe places to test their newly emerging selves. Using knowledge...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    How to Talk to a Teenager

    Life with a teenager can be tough. We parents have raised them, loved them passionately, and known their every talent...

  • 6.

    Understanding Youth Culture

    This journal has been created in an effort to better understand urban youth and the culture that has developed for...

    Source: Online Journal of Urban Youth Culture
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    How to Find Help for Your Struggling Teen

    The teenage years are a difficult time, as adolescents try to figure out who they are, who their friends are, and where...

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    How Well Do You Know Your Parents? (for Teens)

    We may live with our parents, spend hours a day with them, and talk with them a lot. Still, there's much we don't know...

    Source: Advocates For Youth
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    The Role of Parents in the Social World of Adolescence

    Given that peers become so important to young adolescents, what is the role of adults, especially parents, in...

    Source: Pearson Allyn Bacon Prentice Hall
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    The Art of Communication

    Celebrities are constantly telling parents to talk to their kids about the issue of the day. But, what celebrities don't...