Teenagers

With easy internet access, more teens may be being exposed to pornography. Learn more about this behaviour and what it might mean if you discover your teen has been watching porn - with tips for keeping the conversation out in the open.
Tips for surviving the teen years
Teenagers are seldom disrespectful without a reason
Support for parents when trying to get a teenager to volunteer!
How about if we could see the teenage years as valuable and important? What if we actually celebrated our children becoming teenagers?
What do you do if you discover that your son or daughter is harming themselves?
Using your own experience to support your teenager in the mysterious world of sex and love.
Is your lazy teen driving you up the wall? You will be no stranger to the frustration that comes with a teenager whose hand has become welded to the remote or whose only attempt to lift a finger is to click on the mouse! And in addition to frustra ...
Do you know who is influencing your teenager?
A parents biggest nightmare? It is safe to say the biggest nightmare for most parents is the thought of their child getting hooked on drugs or abusing alcohol - and maybe both. It is also true that many parents feel ill equipped and frightened to ...
Britain has the highest rate of eating disorders in the UK and in a survey 1 in 5 teenagers admitted to having eating problems. Britain has the highest rate of eating disorders in the UK and in a survey 1 in 5 teenagers admitted to having eating pr ...
Encouraging positive responsible behaviour in older children
The cliché idea about teenagers is that they don’t talk, they grunt! It is true that teenage years mark a definite change in levels of communication between parents and their children. Most parents, regardless of how close their relationship with ...
How do you deal with it? When a parent is confronted by aggressive behaviour from a teenage child it can be nerve-wracking, not least because that child is possibly bigger than you are! For a single parent, who doesn’t have the back up of another ...