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Teen Friendships

The Incredible Friendship That Changed One Teen Cancer Survivor's Life (VIDEO)

Posted 04.01.2014 | Teen

Having cancer changes everything, but for one teen, her diagnosis led to an incredible friendship that has had a very positive impact on her life. ...

So, What Happens When Your Parents Don't Like Your Friends?

Blake Kernen | Posted 03.24.2014 | Teen
Blake Kernen

Bottom line: I'm not asking my parents to be BFFs with my friend. That's my job -- and it sure is a fun one.

How Teens Choose Their Friends

Kenneth Frank | Posted 02.01.2014 | College
Kenneth Frank

My colleagues Chandra Muller and Anna S. Mueller and I recently found that teens are especially likely to find new friends based on their academic courses -- a finding that has both sociological and academic implications.

3 Tips For Texting Your Way INTO The Friend-Zone!

| Posted 03.27.2012 | Home

Debra Goldstein and Olivia Baniuszewicz -- flirtexting experts and authors of "Flirtexting: How To Text Your Way To His Heart" -- bring you pre-approv...

It's Not Fair! 3 Rules for Handling Jealousy Among Kids

Signe Whitson | Posted 01.15.2012 | Parents
Signe Whitson

Sometimes, a demand for fairness has everything to do with a wrong that needs to be righted, but just as often, "It's not fair" is kid-language for "I'm soooooo jealous!"

My teen daughter doesn't have a single close friend

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Irene, I read another post on your blog regarding a daughter who felt like an outcast. My own daughter was in tears last night because...

Having "the friendship talk" with your teenage daughter

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Dr. Levine, My daughter is in high school has had problems keeping friends since elementary school. From what I have observed when her...