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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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“My daughter is still depressed and suicidal!”


Out of Control Teens:
“Should I tell my ex that our daughter was caught shoplifting?”

Dear Annie,

I have a 19 year old daughter, who is in her second year of university. She did her first year abroad, but got into a relationship and got pregnant, failed 2 courses, and attempted suicide. My husband and I brought her back home and enrolled her in a local university. She got depressed about...


Hey Terra,

My 15 year old daughter was caught shoplifting with a friend (who ditched my daughter and was not caught) and was 'cited'.

Her father and I divorced when she was 2 and she lives with me and her step-dad 85% of the time. Because my daughter was going on a week long vacation with her Dad she...

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