Research Roundups

In our Research Roundups, Dr. Andy provides easy-to-understand summaries of scientific findings. Learn what research says about how to be an effective parent.

Making Sense of the Latest Data on Teen Mental Health

Apr 12, 2023

There are many things parents and caring adults can do to #StandByTeens when young people experience poor mental health.

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How Parents Can Improve Teen Mental Health

Mar 10, 2023

Learn which parenting style leads to better mental health.

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Communicating With Your Family About COVID-19 Vaccinations

Apr 21, 2022

Important facts about COVID-19 vaccines and advice for discussing them with your family.

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Parent-Teen Relationships and Long-Term Health

Dec 22, 2020

This new report reviews the links between parent-teen relationship quality and long-term health.

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Family Mental Health

Oct 28, 2020

New research tells us what families are struggling with and how they are overcoming the challenges related to COVID-19.

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Empowered Teens are Less Likely to Bully

May 15, 2020

New research reveals a key way to prevent bullying.

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