Letting Go

Letting Go

The eternal dilemma: Rein kids in or give them space?Photo: Shutterstock.

Parents of College Freshmen: Don't Let Go Too Fast!

Letting go may not always help your college student.

How to Lead the Millennial Generation

Manage Millennials successfully. Here are the keys.

Dark Adolescent Romance

For adolescents, more romance = more depression and drinking

"Daughtering": 6 Keys to Stronger Mother-Teen Bonds

Active “daughtering” can transform adolescent mother-daughter relationships.

Adolescence and Information Availability

With the Internet adolescents have access to much more information today.

The Abuse of Overparenting

We're all guilty of over-protective acts that hurt our children.

Worst Mistakes Parents Make When Talking to Kids

Words can change your kid's brain. Learn to use the right ones.

The Self-Destructive Teenager

When a teenager's anger turns inward

4 Things Teens Want and Need from Social Media

The super-important, life-defining Facebook Like

Blaming parents for their children's failings

Parents not entirely responsible for their relationship with children.

What the Teenage Brain Can Teach Us About Ourselves

How does the state of adolescence impact parents?

Has Texting and Email Ruined Students’ Writing Skills?

What effect does texting have on your kids?

Over-Parenting Can Make Kids Helpless

‘Good’ versus ‘good-enough’ parenting

With Eyes Wide Open

Giving birth and thinking about death.

It Gets Better

I enjoy as much of my life as I can.

Same Sex Marriage - Yay! Teen Sex and Wine - Nay!

Americans now accept same-sex marriage, but not teen sex and wine-drinking

A Detachment Theory of Parenting Adolescents

An adolescent is different from a child, so parenting becomes different too

Who Should Teach Your Kid to Drink?

How will your child learn to drink at college?

Mastering the Art of Giving and Taking Space

How to stop digging when you're in a hole with your partner

Relationships of the (Unexpectedly) Dangerous Kind

And what does your teenaged daughter even see in that guy?

Psychological Clutches: Lead-Foot Disengagement As a Crutch

Beware of popular, sweeping “Don't Worries” touted as solutions to all problems.