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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  • 11.

    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
  • 12.

    Tough Talks with your Teen

    It's not easy talking about sex, drugs, gangs and violence with our teens. But it's a "must do." Here are a few pointers...

    Source: Shoulder to Shoulder
  • 13.

    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
  • 14.

    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
  • 15.

    Word to Parents: Teach Decision-Making

    Word to parents: your teens can't avoid peer pressure, but you can teach them decision-making skills to soften the...

  • 16.

    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
  • 17.

    Teen Bullying in the News: What You Need to Know

    The most recent bullying case to hit news headlines is characterized by senseless violence and questionable Internet...

  • 18.

    Top 10 Parenting Quick Tips of 2009

    Communication Keeping the lines of communication of your child should be a priority with all parents. It is...

    Source: Parents Universal Resource Experts
  • Source: National Association of Social Workers
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    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