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10 Common Mistakes Parents Today Make (Me Included)

Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis | Posted 05.03.2014 | Parents
Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis

What we may justify as "good parenting" can hurt our children later. Unless we're mindful of that, it's easy to handicap them by making their lives too easy.

Dear Marcy and Jackie: I Ache for My Daughter

Marcy Winograd | Posted 03.24.2014 | Education
Marcy Winograd

Each week Marcy Winograd and Jackie Hirtz, educators with over 20 years of experience working with students from elementary to high school, will answe...

Study Reveals Why Some Teen Girls Are Depressed

Posted 05.15.2013 | Divorce

New research out of the UK's University of Bristol indicates that girls whose fathers were absent during their early childhood are more likely to beco...

Teen Girls, Anger and Powerlessness

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 09.30.2012 | Parents
Soraya Chemaly

Not acknowledging anger and powerlessness or trivializing it only makes things worse. I'd suggest we'd have a lot less girls to "fix" if we acknowledged this.

What Your Teenager Wants You To Know But Won't Tell You

Mark Goulston, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Goulston, M.D.

Know any sullen, angry, withdrawn, underachieving teenagers? If so, send this to them and ask them what fits and what doesn't.