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Parenting from the Sidelines

By |January 22nd, 2018|

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

Helping Teens Discover Values to Live By

By |January 15th, 2018|

“How would you describe your family in three words?” asked blogger Joanna Goddard. What […]

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 […]

5 Things I Do Differently at Holidays with Teens

By |December 18th, 2017|

As the holiday season is rapidly approaching, some of us might be feeling a […]

Burning Out: Adults Who Work With Youth Feel Stress Too

By |December 11th, 2017|

In the past, Parenthetical has focused on why parental self-care is important and […]

Parenting Procrastinators

By |December 4th, 2017|

At times, the last thing any of us want to think about are […]

Parenting Futures: Playing the Long-Game in Parenting Your Teen

By |November 27th, 2017|

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Breaking the Cycle: 8 Strategies for Dealing with Conflict with Your Young Teen

By |November 6th, 2017|

A certain amount of conflict with parents is, unfortunately, a natural part of […]

A Parent’s Role in Body Image

By |October 30th, 2017|

Last Halloween, a woman in North Dakota planned to hand out candy to […]