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Peers Influence

The Best Answer to Cyberbullying We've Seen Yet

Sue Scheff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Sue Scheff

Since so much of students' lives together take place in various nooks and crannies of the Internet, let's look at how teens can help each other out, making their social lives more satisfying and trouble-free by being cyber-shields for each other.

Don't Let Bad Friends Drag You Down

Robert Pagliarini | Posted 07.22.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Pagliarini

Who you are is a function of whom you know. Your friends help shape your outlook, values, emotions and behaviors. Psychologists call this "social contagion," and it can work for or against you.

Middle-School Friends Are Critical For Future Success

Psych Central News | RICK NAUERT, Ph.D | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

University of Oregon psychologists say the new friendships may directly influence a teenager's potential academic success or future challenges in high...