Teenage BehaviorsThe Challenge of Homeschooling TeensFind practical advice and useful suggestions for getting through the challenging period of homeschooling teens.
Reluctant ReadersA Love of ReadingFind how to foster a love of reading in your child.
Preteen and Tween BehaviorPre-adolescent Roller CoasterHere's how to help your child while she goes through the challenges of pre-adolescence.
Teenage BehaviorsSon Blames Parents for His ProblemsA skilled professional therapist/psychologist would never allow or encourage a child to blame his parents for his misfortunes and pain.
Disciplining TeensSeventeen-Year-Old Is in Trouble with the LawWhen a teen runs afoul of the law, it's important to let him know that you will support him in all except behavior that endangers him or the family.
Disciplining TeensTeenage Daughter Terrorizes HouseholdParents often require help in setting boundaries and consequences for out-of-control children.
FriendshipsMy Teen Has No FriendsFind ways you can help develop your teen's social skills and encourage friendships.
Disciplining TeensTeen Struggles with AuthorityBoot camps and military schools would only make the situation worse and do nothing to address the core issue.
Disciplining TeensShould Teen Be Grounded for Lying to Parents?Grounding, no matter how long, is usually not very effective and is sometimes very hard to enforce.
SexualityDaughter Spies on Parents' LovemakingA grandparent is upset that his granddaughter is spying on her parents' lovemaking.
Preteen and Tween BehaviorJust a Phase?Prepubescent children often seem to withdraw from the family. Find out what's normal.
Preteen and Tween BehaviorFifth-Grade AttitudeMood swings and low self-esteem are common among pre-pubescents.
Time ManagementTime-Management Tips for TeenWhen teens have a lot going on, it's important that they schedule their time wisely.
Preteen and Tween BehaviorDealing with Pre-adolescent CattinessMost pre-adolescents experience cattiness, but there are ways to boost their self-esteem.
Communicating With TeensBelly Button PiercingA 13-year-old wants to get a belly button piercing, but you can say "no" to a tween without having reasons to back you up.
Teen SexThong Underwear and Young TeenA mother questions whether it would be inappropriate to allow her 14-year-old to wear thong underwear.
Understanding Your TeenHandling a Disrespectful TeenagerMany approaches can work with a teen who's out of control, but they all take time -- so you have to be in this for the long haul.
Teens and ViolenceTroubled Teen Could Become ViolentWhen a parent notices warning signs that her troubled teen could become violent, what should she do?
GradesTeens' Trouble with GradesThis expert believes that when teens are not achieving the grades they are capable of, it's time to set up some consequences.
Connecting With Your PreteenSeventh-Grader with a Bad AttitudeA seventh-grader who has already been suspended several times, and is showing such a temper, is in desperate need of some tough love.