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12/18/2012
My Teen Is Shy My daughter is 15, and, like most teens is concerned with the social aspect of high school... She is shy and feeling overwhelmed with not being outgoing enough. More >>

Tags: BehaviorFamily/Relationships - TeensFriendshipsParentingRelationshipsShynessTeens
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12/17/2012
A Memorable Day My birthday is on the 13th and I've had more Friday the 13th birthdays than I can remember. But the most memorable was my 16th. More >>

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10/31/2012
Teenagers Sassing Back All teenagers will start asserting 'their' values as part of asserting their independence...The real question for parents is 'what values do your teenagers have?' More >>

Tags: Family/Relationships - TeensMorals/Ethics/ValuesParentingRead On-AirSAHM stay-at-home momTeensValues
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10/31/2012
Video:  Our 18-Year-Old Received a D.U.I. Denise's son was ticketed for driving under the influence. He is on probation, gets drug-tested and must perform community service. She pays his rent. At what point should Denise tell him he's on his own? More >>

Tags: BudgetFamily/Relationships - TeensFinancesMilitaryPersonal ResponsibilityPink slip on lifeTeens
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10/31/2012
Our 18-Year-Old Received a D.U.I. Our son received a D.U.I. early in the summer before going off to school. He just got his first job, has probation for several months and has to get drug tested each month. More >>

Tags: BudgetFamily/Relationships - TeensFinancesMilitaryPersonal ResponsibilityPink slip on lifeTeens
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10/29/2012
Death by Suicide at an All-Time High I recently read an article which stated that suicide has now surpassed car accidents as the number one cause of injury-related death in the United States...That blew my mind. It's scary to think that so many people are finding it necessary to deal with their pain in an irreversible way. More >>

Tags: AttitudeDivorceFamily/Relationships - FamilyFamily/Relationships - TeensHealthMarriageMental HealthPurposeRelationshipsRelativesSocial IssuesSuicideTeens
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10/26/2012
Inappropriate Clothing on Teen Girls My husband teaches Jr. and Sr. High School and sees teenage and even preteen girls, dressed like street walkers and MTV dancers. This in and of itself shows a lack of parental involvement at home, but it gets worse from there. More >>

Tags: EducationFamily/Relationships - TeensModestyMorals/Ethics/ValuesSchoolStay-at-Home MomTeen fashionTeensValues
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10/25/2012
Inappropriate Dress I used to pick my son up from middle school and see a few girls wearing very short shorts and revealing tops and I just assumed both their parents worked and didn't see them when these girls got dressed for school. More >>

Tags: Family/Relationships - TeensModestyMorals/Ethics/ValuesStay-at-Home MomTeen fashionTeensValues
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10/25/2012
A Teenager in Love I think my most heart-wrenching breakup happened in early high school. The irony is that I have no memory of the guy's name but, nonetheless, he was my boyfriend. More >>

Tags: DatingEducationFamily/Relationships - TeensFriendshipFriendshipsHigh SchoolRelationshipsTeens
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10/09/2012
How I Handled my Son's Friends Pressuring Him to Do Dope My son's friends called him over to spend the night as they had new video games. When he got there, no one was playing video games... When he came home gray-colored that night, I asked him why he hadn't stayed over. He explained he didn't want to and went to bed. More >>

Tags: Character-Courage-ConscienceCharacter/Courage/ConscienceDivorceFamily/Relationships - TeensFriendshipsRead On-AirTeensValues
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