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Effects of social media on teens

How Does Social Media Affect Teenagers?

The amount of social media teens use today is staggering, and many parents wonder about social media’s effects on teens. How does social media affect teenagers’ mental, emotional, and physical development? We got answers from Kristin Johnson, author of a guide to online etiquette for teenagers.

Teen dating photo with the sun in the background.

What Parents Need to Know about Teen Dating

It’s confusing for parents when teens venture into the world of teen dating. You probably have a wealth of knowledge, but how do you share this information? By understanding the reality of modern teen dating you can ensure your teen has a safe and positive experience!

A man co parenting his two kids.

How to Be an Amazing Co Parent

Divorce doesn’t have to be terrible for a child. All it takes is a set of dedicated, empathetic parents and some simple co parenting practices to turn a negative into a positive. In this article, I’ll show you how to excel in your co parenting role.

Tips for dealing with anger management for teens.

Anger Management for Teens

Highly-emotional teenagers can be hard to manage, but hopefully some of these solutions work for you. Teaching anger management for teens can reduce tension at home while preparing your teenager for a healthier future.

A teenager experiences teen stress.

The Ultimate Guide to Teen Stress

A lot of research has been done and there are proven things parents can do to help with teen stress. In this article, I’ll walk you through what the science reveals are the top stressors for teens along with the best ways to combat teen stress.


Oppositional Defiant Disorder

ODD in children and teens can be a nightmare for parents to deal with. Thankfully, there are some strategies that work. This guide to Oppositional Defiant Disorder in children was provided by Sean Grover, the author of When Kids Call the Shots.


Parenting Podcast Reviews

Find the perfect parenting podcast with our in-depth guide, broken down by the age of your children. Read our reviews for each podcast and see our overall ranks and recommendations for parents of babies/toddlers, children, and tweens/teens.

Teen depression guide. How to help a teen with depression.

How to Help a Teen with Depression

Step-by-step guide for how to help a teen with depression, including word-for-word examples of what to say to your depressed teen at each step of the process.


10 Good Books for Teens

Here’s a list of 10 really good books for teens. To keep a teen’s attention, a book needs to be about something relevant and it needs to be engaging.


iPhone Parental Controls

Do you know about the iOS parental controls that are built into every iPhone for free? We have an in-depth guide and step-by-step setup instructions.