Why are teenagers such moody, lazy, selfish nightmares? We gave readers the chance to ask Frances E Jensen, author of a new book on the adolescent mind, how to deal with these hormonal time bombs. She found that while much had been written about teen psychology and parenting, no one had explained the neurons and cerebral connections that make those years such a unique — and terrifying — part of growing up. The teenage brain has only recently become a subject for serious research, which shows how little was known about it.
The Pros and Cons of Caffeine Consumption in Teens
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The time to start talking to your teen about underage drinking is now. Follow these tips to help prevent underage alcohol use. Early adolescence is when some children begin experimenting with alcohol or feeling pressure to drink. To encourage your teen to avoid alcohol, talk to him or her about the risks and the importance of making good decisions. In an effort to become more independent, teens begin to take risks and seek out new and thrilling situations. This might include drinking alcohol. Teens also begin to feel more self-conscious and look to friends and the media for clues on how they measure up.
Domestic Violence Impact on Teens Ages 13-18
The news coming out of the U. Capitol this week has been overwhelming. Kids and teens with access to social media and who watch the news are inevitably seeing broadcasts, images, videos and posts that are a lot to unpack. Right now, five people are dead, because a mob of grown-ups acted on disinformation.
This article was published more than 7 years ago. Some information in it may no longer be current. To many a frazzled Canadian parent, the days seem shorter and the expectations higher.