Will Boot Camp Help An Out of Control Teenage Girl?

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Many parents have asked themselves if a boot camp can provide them with the help their teenage girl requires. The answer is extremely complicated and needs to take in consideration a lot of different factors, some of which are hard to determine, but if the girl is sent in due time at a boot camp […]

What Are Teen Boot Camps?

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Teen boot camps are institutions that deal with helping troubled teenagers get over their problems. Without the help of these institutions, many teenagers would have been lost to their problems. The programs of boot camps have saved more lives than can be counted and they helped countless teens to regain their lives. The most common […]

Victimization in Schools

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Despite how safe you might believe your child’s school to be, there is research that suggest that school violence percentages are high and continue to rise. Studies have shown that about 45% of students admit to being victimized by one of their peers while the other percentage has witnessed peer victimization. What troubles some is […]

How to Tell If Your Teenage Daughter Is In An Abusive Relationship

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There comes a time when you have to let your little girl venture out into the world of dating. As an experienced adult you already know the dangers that might be out there for your daughter, but as a teenager whose hormones are all over the place, the dangers are nowhere to be found. As […]

How to Motivate Your Teen

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Motivated teens are a powerful addition to their family, as well as their community. When your teen is motivated, their behavioral will reflect their motivation. They will have a desire to succeed at home, at school, at work, and as a part of a larger community, as well. Not only does their behavior improve, but […]

Using Effective Consequences

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As a parent, it is your goal to raise a responsible child who makes good decisions. You pour your heart and soul into attaining this goal, only to find that your teen often makes poor decisions, acts on impulse, and behaves irresponsibly. You are not alone. These are situations that all parents of teenage children […]

Building Good Relationships and Rapport

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One of the biggest struggles between parents and their teenage children is their ability to relate to one another. It can be difficult for the two parties to develop positive working relationships, simply due to the nature of teenage development and the process of parenting. However, parents can take the lead and make strides to […]

Gaining Respect From Your Teen

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Many parents struggle to receive respect from their teenage children. Parents often complain about their children ignoring them, not listening, or pretending to listen and then not following through with what is asked or requested of them. Parenting experts concede that these types of actions, which are so common of teens, are conditioned responses to […]