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How to Parent Teens

Just Wait Until She's 17

Bernadette Noll | Posted 12.22.2014 | Parents
Bernadette Noll

She's 17 and I really am in for it. I'm in for all of it. I'm in for discussing colleges and options and cities and futures as yet unknown. I'm in for staying up late at night watching heart-wrenching movies. I'm in for great conversations about life, liberty and the constant pursuit of happiness.

5 Tips To Make Parenting Your Teen a Joy (For Real)

KnowMore TV | Posted 10.22.2014 | Parents
KnowMore TV

Teenagers are close to their peak of physical strength and intellectual capacity, but the part of the brain responsible for impulse control is among the last to mature and the circuitry that controls the intensity of emotional responses is overactive in the teen brain.

5 Traits That Build Meaning and Stability Into Your Teen's Life

Todd Kestin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Todd Kestin

Teens need meaning in their lives. They search for purpose, value, and fulfillment. Existing day-to-day and week-to-week isn't enough; they hunger for more than daily routines and obligations. When they find nothing to fill those voids, they're sometimes at risk for exploring treacherous ground with lost people.

Why Your Teen Is Allergic To You

Dr. Anthony Wolf | Posted 01.04.2012 | Parents
Dr. Anthony Wolf

It's important for parents to understand that the allergy isn't really personal. It's not about you. It's simply part of parenting a teen.