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Anxiety and Depression in Tweens and Teens
Anxiety and Depression in Tweens and Teens
A look at the symptoms of anxiety and depression in tweens and teens, along with a recommendation for parents to take their children’s symptoms seriously and to seek…...
Emotional Insecurity in Tweens and Teens
Emotional Insecurity in Tweens and Teens
Emotional insecurity may make tweens and teens feel helpless and hopeless. This article discusses emotional insecurity and ways in which parents can respond to it…...
Encouraging Positive Body Image in Tweens & Teens
Encouraging Positive Body Image in Tweens & Teens
A look at the reasons that tweens and teens may have unrealistic ideas about what constitutes healthy bodies, making them prone to have poor body images, and tips to…...
Golf for Kids' Development and Behaviour?
Golf for Kids' Development and Behaviour?
Golf is truly a brilliant sport, not only for you, but also for your children. Spending a few hours on a golf course is an excellent way of spending quality time…...
Help Your Child Survive the First Year of Secondary School
Help Your Child Survive the First Year of Secondary School
Going from 'little school' to 'big school' marks a real turning point in a child's life. So what can parents do to help out? Follow these easy tips to make the…...
Limiting Your Child's Computer Time
Limiting Your Child's Computer Time
Children as young as two years old are now playing regularly on computers every day. If you're worried that your children may be turning into screen addicts, it might…...
Sexual Development in Tweens & Teens
Sexual Development in Tweens & Teens
A look at sexual development in tweens and teens, including an overview of physical changes, emotional difficulties, and the need for parents to be supportive....
Sexual Harassment in the Teen Years
Sexual Harassment in the Teen Years
Advice for parents about protecting their teenagers from sexual harassment; includes tips for raising kids who are respectful and unlikely to engage in harassing…...
The Effects of Bullying on Tweens and Teens
The Effects of Bullying on Tweens and Teens
A look at bullying, including a description of the types of behaviours typically associated with it, the effect it can have on victims, and the importance of prevention....
The Importance of Setting Limits for Tweens & Teens
The Importance of Setting Limits for Tweens & Teens
Advice for parents of tweens and teens regarding the importance of establishing rules and limits in order to help their kids learn to make sound decisions....
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