Social and Emotional Milestones Ages 13 to 18

Human development is a lifelong process, but it is important to ensure that your teenager reaches particular milestones in his or her social and emotional development before becoming an adult. Learn about why your teen is moody, acts out, or makes poor decisions. Our articles outline which good and bad behaviors to look out for, how to communicate with your teen about emotions and sex, and what the experts say about 13 to 18 year olds.

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    Understanding Teen Decision Making

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    Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services