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How to Get a Teen to Talk about their Feelings?

During adolescence, it is fairly typical for a child to confide less in adults and more in friends. While adults should not overreact to this normal developmental process, there are definitely ways to develop and maintain positive, open, and effective communication with youth. When teens and adults communicate better, daily conflicts can be solved more easily and teens are more

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Reasons You Should Eat Meals with Your Teen

You might have heard that families should eat dinner together. Research indicates there are many benefits to teens whose families regularly enjoy meals together, including: Meals tend to be healthier when families sit together, so teens are less likely to be overweight and are more likely to eat healthy food. Teens who enjoy regular family meals have better grades and

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