Category Archives: Self-Esteem
adolescence, Family Topics, Parenting Questions, Relationship Issues, Self-Esteem, teenagers

10 Tips For Talking With Teens About Tough Stuff



10 Tips for Talking With Teens About Tough Stuff

Many parents with teenagers know and anticipate that the teen years will be a struggle so we are providing 10 tips for talking with teens about the tough stuff.  There will be many issues that arise and many challenging moments when teens will have to make some important decisions without a parent’s advice or guidance: in the moment judgment calls. This is especially true since teenagers are also beginning to separate from their parents and don’t want to connect or hear about the advice parents want to offer.

Ways to start the new year right
Attachment and Connection, Couple/Marital Topics, Finding Balance In Living, Finding Contentment, General, Self-Esteem

New Year’s Resolution – Do They Work?

Making New Year’s resolutions is a ritual that many people participate in as a way to feel optimistic about a coming year, mark the passage of time and think about “turning orunning in sunsetver a new leaf”.  Resolutions can force us to consider what we value most and how to make positive changes. For many, it’s a way to re-assess goals and re-commit to making changes for the better.  But are these resolutions worth making? Are they a good or bad idea? It really depends on the person, the type of resolutions one makes, and how one goes about achieving that goal.