Communication Strategies

Communication is the foundation of strong relationships. Learn about effective parenting and open communication strategies shown to raise happy, healthy, and successful children.

7 Expert Tips for Talking with Teens

May 18, 2023

Get teens to open up through calm, reflective listening.


How to Steer Teens Away from Negative Behaviors

Jan 19, 2023

Steer their teens away from negative behaviors by using the “heart-belly-head-hands” approach.


What Teens Hear When Parents Set Rules

Dec 04, 2022

Set rules teens understand and follow.


10 Ways Parents Can Show Their Teens Love

Nov 04, 2022

Saying, "I love you" is the easiest way parents can show teens love. Here are ten others.


What Teens Think About Peer Pressure — And How Parents Can Help

Oct 27, 2022

Real teens share their thoughts on peer pressure and the best ways parents can support them.


The Power of Love in Protecting Children

Sep 14, 2022

Learn about the protective power of love.


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