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.

Get Involved at Your Teen’s School

Feb 02, 2023

Students are more successful when their parents are involved at school.


Don’t Be Afraid to Argue

Jan 26, 2023

Arguments can be productive if they’re helping you understand your child better.


Recognizing and Treating Teen Depression

Jan 19, 2023

Teen depression doesn’t always look how you imagine it would.


Resilience vs. Invulnerability

Jan 12, 2023

Even resilient teens have limits.


What Is “Normal” When it Comes to Teens and Emotions?

Jan 04, 2023

Your teen will experience emotional highs and lows, and they’re completely normal.


Turn to the Experts

Dec 28, 2022

Direct your child to experts and resources that get them answers to their questions about sex.


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