#teenagers

Science & Technology | TECH

Are Teenagers Replacing Drugs With Smartphones? - NYTimes.com

Amid an opioid epidemic, the rise of deadly synthetic drugs and the widening legalization of marijuana, a curious bright spot has emerged in the youth drug culture: American teenagers are growing less likely to try or regularly use drugs, including alcohol.

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

Your awkward teen years explained - CNN Video

What happens to the brain during puberty? CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains.

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

Screen Addiction Is Taking a Toll on Children - The New York Times

American youths are plugged in and tuned out of the real world for many more hours of the day than experts consider healthy for normal development.

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

California High School Student Still Missing After SAT Exam : People.com

Mira Hu, 16, told her brother "she was overwhelmed by school and the exam"

Advice & Self-Help | Life and Family Coaching

Random Acts of Kindness - Mental Health & Happiness

If today is a day where you feel that our world is more and more disconnected, angry, alienated and cruel then today would be a great day for you to spread some random acts of kindness.

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

Incredible Poet Proves Just How Influential Teen Girls Can Be

“You are the first drop of rain in a hurricane.” That’s what being a teenage girl means to Clementine von Radics. The 23-year-old traveling poet performed her spoken word poem, “Advice for Teenage Girls with Wild Ambitio...

Advice & Self-Help | Life and Family Coaching

Teens Turn To Life Coaches To Cope With Pressures

NEW YORK -- At 17, Maggie Duwelius is a busy high school senior with her eye on a tough, competitive college. She's a hard worker, her mom said, but her grades often fall short of that goal as she navigates a whirl of extracurriculars: sports, volun...

Health & Fitness | Family Coach Training

5 Reasons Why Now Is The Time to Become a Family Coach

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Health & Fitness | Family Coach Training

How to Communicate With Your Teen Daughter, Explained

Telephone occasionally and bring the call to an end yourself, citing things you need to do. If leaving a voicemail (not more than one or two, max), don't sound breathless with that feigned surplus of activity, just minimally distracted by the fulfill...

Family & Parenting | Family and Parenting

6 Spots for Dinner Dates with Kids

Skip the sitter grab a table at one of these spots full of romance, ambiance and phenomenal food, because all are welcoming to wee ones.

Health & Fitness | Family Coach Training

Life skills in schools - at last! - Develop Your Child

A new report “Healthy Young Minds – transforming the mental health of children” by the World Innovation Summit for Health and Wellbeing in Children Forum 2015, just published, recommends life skills can and should be taught as professionally as ma

Psychology | Parenting and Kids

28 Ways To Ask Your Teens 'How Was School Today?' Without Asking Them 'How Was School Today?'

When you get engaged dialogue with a teen, it's never disappointing. It's guaranteed to be interesting; sometimes it can be very enlightening; and it's ALWAYS worth the work. ALWAYS....

Advice & Self-Help | Life and Family Coaching

This 15-Year-Old Entrepreneur Built a Babysitting Empire Worth Big Bucks | Teen Vogue

Ever have a babysitter you weren't crazy about for reasons you couldn't quite explain? Noa Mintz can relate -- but instead of just constantly complaining to her mom about her own less-than-stellar sitter, she decided to take action and track down a n...