National Adoption Month and the Teens We’ve Forgotten

By | 2018-11-13T18:14:19+00:00 November 13th, 2018|Adoption, CULTURE, FATHERS, Miscellaneous, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

November is National Adoption Month. Since 1995, our country has been honoring this month as an opportunity to bring awareness to the importance of adoption and foster care. This year, [...]

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Historic Turnout by Young Voters Means Big Responsibility for Parents

By | 2018-11-08T13:42:41+00:00 November 8th, 2018|Age: 6-12, Articles, CULTURE, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Teenagers, Young Adults|

America has just witnessed a historic midterm election. Voter turnout, tension, anxiety, and excitement were all at an all-time high. Many states are reporting a higher voter turnout during this [...]

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Ask Dr. Meg: I have a manipulative 4-year-old. Help!

By | 2018-10-31T15:53:24+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Age: 3-5, Ask Dr. Meg, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

Dear Dr. Meg,  I'm struggling with my 4-year-old daughter (she’s my middle child; older brother, younger sister). She is always whining, won’t accept no. Throwing tantrums. And she now gets [...]

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Sexual assault is every parent’s nightmare. Here’s one thing parents can do to protect their child.

By | 2018-09-27T14:14:17+00:00 September 27th, 2018|CULTURE, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Sons|

It’s a scary world out there, parents. I know you don’t need me to tell you this. You probably spend most of your day worried about how your child will [...]

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Depression and suicide are on the rise in teen girls. Here’s what parents need to know.

By | 2018-09-17T16:10:02+00:00 September 17th, 2018|CULTURE, Depression/Mental Wellness, Emotional Health, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

Last week was National Suicide Prevention Week, a week dedicated to bringing awareness about suicide prevention and warning signs of suicide. We’ve never needed this more. Suicide rates, especially among [...]

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Back-to-school doesn’t have to mean back-to-crazy. Three tips to make the transition easier than ever.

By | 2018-08-25T13:54:13+00:00 August 25th, 2018|Articles, CULTURE, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING|

The back-to-school photos on Instagram are back. Kids are going off to school or preparing to do so, leaving stressed—or relieved—parents behind. Maybe you are stressed because this is the [...]

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