Growth & Development

Adolescence is a time of profound growth. Parents must understand the physical, social and emotional development that occurs in order to raise young people prepared to thrive.

Be Grateful for Teen Milestones

Oct 20, 2021

We're celebrating teen milestones this November. Read one every day and see if the teens in your life have reached this developmental moment.

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Category: Milestones

Extracurricular Activities: Benefits and Balance

Oct 19, 2021

Learn about the benefits of extracurricular activities, balancing those benefits with their drawbacks, and more.

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Teen Milestone: Setting Boundaries in Relationships

Oct 13, 2021

Now is the time for your young person to figure out how to establish boundaries in a relationship.

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Teen Milestone: Following Through on a Goal

Oct 13, 2021

The drive and determination to see a goal through are major assets in your teen's transition to adulthood.

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Teen Milestone: Accepting Consequences

Oct 13, 2021

Pat your teen on the back for showing the signs of mature thinking.

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Teen Milestone: Making a Well-Thought-Out Decision

Oct 13, 2021

Decisions are a big deal for teens.

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Category: Milestones