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.

Chores May Not Teach Teens Self-Control

Dec 13, 2019

Do chores teach teens self-control? Find out!

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How Parents Can Improve Teen Mental Health

Dec 10, 2019

Learn which parenting style leads to better mental health.

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A Parent’s Secret Weapon? Their Teen’s Pediatrician

Nov 25, 2019

Pediatricians may be the hidden link to better parent-teen relationships.

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Balanced Parenting and Mental Health

Sep 04, 2018

The data on mental health among teens and how balanced parenting can improve their mental health.

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Balanced Parenting and Teen Driving

Sep 04, 2018

How balanced parenting can help teens make safer decisions when they’re behind the wheel.

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Balanced Parenting and Delinquency

Sep 04, 2018

The science on delinquency among teens and how balanced parenting can reduce a teen’s risk of bad behavior.

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