For Teens

This section is just for teens! It includes thoughts from other young people as well as tips from experts. You’ll find easy strategies for communicating more effectively with parents and ideas for managing stress and staying healthy.

Essential Reads

Help Parents Know What You Can Handle

May 01, 2019

Teens -- partner with your parents to work towards the privileges you want.

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Pushing Boundaries Within Reason

Sep 04, 2018

Learn to work together with your parents to increase your growing independence.

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Handle Misunderstandings with Parents

Sep 04, 2018

How to deal with miscommunication.

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Fix Conflict with Parents

Sep 04, 2018

Focus on the issue at hand to improve communication with parents.

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Escape Tricky Situations With a Code Word

Sep 04, 2018

Teens, learn to get out of uncomfortable situations with a code word.

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Don’t Play the Blame Game

Sep 04, 2018

How to fix problems with parents without pointing fingers.

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Check Assumptions Before Important Conversations

Sep 04, 2018

You know the saying about assumptions, right? Check them at the door.

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