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.

Practice Balanced Parenting

Jul 09, 2019

Learn how effective parents are like human lighthouses.

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How Teens Make Decisions

Jul 09, 2019

Support teen decision-making.

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Depression and Teenagers

Jul 09, 2019

Know the signs of teen depression.

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Teenager-Sized Emotions

Jul 09, 2019

Marvel at teen brain development.

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Be a Parenting Team

Jul 09, 2019

Don't take sides. Effective parenting requires teamwork.

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Become a Teen Emotion Coach

Jul 09, 2019

A key way to offer teens emotional support.

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