Melissa Ford

Melissa Ford is the senior strategist at Women Online. As a writer, she covers a diverse range of topics including education, health, technology, and parenting. She is also the mother of amazing twin teens.

Peek Inside Your 15- or 16-year-old’s Brain

May 15, 2020

Teen brains grow rapidly.

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The Real Drug Talk #2

May 15, 2020

Arm yourself with facts and talk often.

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Give Feedback While Calm

May 15, 2020

Criticism is received best when delivered in a calm manner.

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Three Self-Compassion Activities

Apr 03, 2020

Take a break for some self-kindness.

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You Are Your Own Best Friend

Apr 03, 2020

Shed self-criticism. Treat yourself well.

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Give Yourself a Hug

Apr 03, 2020

Be kind to yourself during stressful times.

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