Effective communication with teens begins by recognizing and removing the barriers which create misunderstanding. The most effective strategy is the parent becoming a facilitator not an invigilator.
Building a strong and healthy relationship with your teens can impact their future interpersonal relationships as they continue to develop and grow.
Providing a teen with proper nutrition, especially protein, in the morning increases the brain's ability to function well through the day.
There comes a point in every child’s life where he or she must leave the nest. This experience can be one of excitement and fear for both the child and the parents alike. There are both positive and negative effects of a child leaving home for the...
What do you do to show that you care when touching is awkward and conversation is challenging? Here are nine practical ways to maintain emotional attachment between adults and teens.
How to help fight low self esteem, especially among the children? The signs and symptoms must be identified first. The parents n teachers have special roles, to deal with the problem of low self esteem in the children. Counselling, sports, exercises, socialising are some solutions to deal with this.
Parents have to experience each stage of their child's life. In this article a mom explains how she feels about each stage from baby to teen, and why the teen years were her favorite years as a mom.
If only life could still be as simple as it was in the Barbie dream house. Heroes and villains were clear cut, and the Princess always found her Prince. Children believed that they could become anything that they wanted to become. Unfortunately as adults they must learn that the lines between hero...
Today teens face fears such as terrorism and abduction. Although they exist, adolescents need reassurance from parents in order to live courageously
Teenagers want their independence and most parents want to give it to them. In order to make it happen, teenagers need to learn how to choose wisely. Their choices affect them all of their lives.