Relationships

Why you should let your teenager date

Why you should let your teenager date

Why you should let your teenager date As parents, it’s an endless challenge to balance protecting our children from potential harm and giving them the autonomy they need to develop into healthy adults - which likely includes failures and heartaches along the way.

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5 Ways To Help Your Teen Deal With Negative Peer Pressure

5 Ways To Help Your Teen Deal With Negative Peer Pressure

Five ways to help your teen avoid negative peer pressure As we discussed last week, social interactions and relationships are important to teen development. As many parents know, sometimes these relationships can be positive, mutual and supportive, while other times these relationships can be influential, manipulative and overall negative.

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Social Relationships are Important for Teen Health and Development. Here's How Technology Plays a Role.

Social Relationships are Important for Teen Health and Development. Here's How Technology Plays a Role.

Benefits of Social Relationships for Teens If you’re a parent of a teen, you know at some point their friendships and social interactions become the centerpieces of their lives. At times it may even appear as though that’s all they care about, spending hour after hour texting, video chatting, hanging out, and DMing on social media.

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