Ask Dr. Meg: My teenage daughter is ruining her life, how can I help her?

By |2019-07-01T18:00:10-05:00June 20th, 2019|Adult Children, Adult Children, Ask Dr. Meg, CULTURE, Emotional Health, FATHERS, Miscellaneous, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters, Young Adults|

Hi Meg, I have just discovered your podcast and am enjoying listening. I have a teenage daughter who has been struggling for the last 4 or so years.  She is [...]

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Handling and Channeling Your Daughter’s Big Emotions

By |2019-03-08T18:40:19-05:00March 8th, 2019|Articles, CULTURE, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters|

Happy International Women’s Day to all of the wonderful, strong and intelligent women out there! This world would not be the same without you, and I’m glad to have an [...]

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How to Raise an Emotionally Healthy Daughter

By |2019-02-08T16:18:17-05:00February 8th, 2019|Articles, CULTURE, Depression/Mental Wellness, Emotional Health, FATHERS, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters, Screen Time, Teenagers, Young Adults|

I recently talked about how to raise an emotionally healthy son. While it is difficult today, it is not impossible. The same is true for girls. You can raise an [...]

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Ask Dr. Meg: My Daughter Wants Gender Reassignment Surgery

By |2018-12-27T13:50:22-05:00December 27th, 2018|Ask Dr. Meg, CULTURE, FATHERS, Miscellaneous, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters|

Dear Meg,  I just heard your podcast on Gender Identity issues from October of this year. First, I want to say thank you for touching on such a sensitive subject. [...]

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

By |2018-09-27T14:14:17-05:00September 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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Princess or Pioneer? How to Raise a Daughter Like Meghan Markle

By |2018-05-15T15:50:32-05:00May 15th, 2018|CULTURE, FATHERS, Miscellaneous, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters|

This Saturday, famous British bachelor Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle will marry in a televised ceremony at St. George’s Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle in England. [...]

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Could Your Parenting Use a Spring-Cleaning? Here’s How To Know.

By |2018-04-02T15:10:40-05:00March 27th, 2018|Emotional Health, Family Makeover, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters, Raising Sons, Raising Sons, Self Help, Single Parents, Teenagers, Young Adults|

Spring is almost here and with it, the desire to spring-clean. Something about this time of year makes us want to dust, clean, and organize. Maybe you want to finally [...]

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How Praising Your Kids Could Be Hurting Them

By |2018-03-20T12:02:43-05:00January 9th, 2018|Articles, FATHERS, Featured, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters, Raising Sons, Raising Sons, Resources, Single Parents, Single Parents|

As parents, we are all guilty of saying things in haste to our kids that we didn't really mean. But even our well-intentioned words of praise (when focused on the [...]

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Ask Dr. Meg: How Do I Trust My 15-Year-Old?

By |2018-01-24T15:12:17-05:00March 25th, 2017|Ask Dr. Meg, Coaching, Emotional Health, FATHERS, Listening, Miscellaneous, Mood Issues, MOTHERS, PARENTING, Raising Daughters, Raising Daughters, Teachings, Teenagers, Young Adults|

From an intellectual and cognitive standpoint, kids often don't yet have the ability to understand the concept of trust the way a parent does.

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