Saving for College: It’s Never too Soon to Start

By |April 2nd, 2018|

Most teens are as stressed about going to college as you are about […]

Becoming Rich: What Teens Get from Giving

By |March 5th, 2018|

Prof. Michael Collins once wrote a post for Parenthetical on how to promote […]

9 Tips to Keep the Conversation Flowing with your Teen

By |February 26th, 2018|

For many parents, just getting their teen talking can be a challenge, let […]

Talking about terrorism and mass violence with teens: What can parents do?

By |February 19th, 2018|

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the […]

Setting the stage for teens’ healthy media use

By |February 12th, 2018|

TV, computer games, music, blogs, radio, smart phones . . . to say the average American adult consumes a lot of media is an understatement.  America’s youth are no different.  With so many media sources literally at their fingertips, some children and teens may actually spend more time consuming media than sleeping. Today’s Parenthetical post talks about ways to make the time your teen spends using media worthwhile.
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The Diverging Paths of Parents and Teens

By |February 5th, 2018|

We usually think of the teen years as a period of major changes […]

Fighting the fair fight: How to constructively disagree with your teen

By |January 30th, 2018|

Occasional fights and disagreements with your teen are pretty much the norm for […]

Parenting from the Sidelines

By |January 22nd, 2018|

Have you ever been to a sporting event or performance where the parent […]

Be the Positive Voice for your Teen

By |January 8th, 2018|

A parenting and human development buzz word for the last 30 years, self-esteem is a […]