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I’m a parenting expert and family coach. Our 21st century tweens and teens are so savvy about pop culture, technology and social media, they may believe they’ve got the emotional and interpersonal part of life figured out too. They don’t. Middle and high school kids need their parents to teach them how to be good people who do the right thing, online and off. Because home is where kids learn the most about love, respect, empathy and resilience, you need 21st century parenting advice you can count on.

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Abusive relationships:
“My son says he hates his dad.”


Out of Control Teens:
“My daughter is sneaking around to see her boyfriend.”

Dear Annie,

I am a single mother of 2 boys (11/7) they are really good kids. Before Christmas I had my sons write a letter to Santa and I told them that I will mail it for them. I think my older son knows that I am Santa but we've never talked about it. I read both letters and in the one from my older son,...


Hey Terra,

My 16 year old daughter has a boyfriend that is 20 years old. My husband thinks the boy is too old and told her she was not allowed to see him anymore. He also called the boy and threatened to call the police if he sees my daughter again.

My daughter is now sneaking around to see this boy. She...

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