Teenagers

How Teenagers Can Benefit From Online Therapy

Teenagers….. can’t live with them, can’t live without them. They are amazing young people on the verge of adulthood. They are funny, energetic, and confusing at times to adults. They  are our future leaders, our precious children, all wrapped up in one package.   With that said, teenagers are just like the rest of us, trying to make sense of our fast paced, crazy…

When You Simply Can’t Wait for Traditional Counseling

How many people are struggling with a personal or family issue they can’t seem to resolve on their own? Do you feel the overwhelming need to talk to someone who is objective but don’t know who to turn to? Perhaps a family member or friend is just too close to the situation to be objective. Online counseling is your first step in the right direction. Counseling…

5 Ways to Boost Your Child’s Academic Potential

Our children might not always understand it, but most parents are aware of just how important education is. It’s the thing that will allow our kids have the kind of life they deserve, and even though the benefits of it might not be obvious right away, we know that studying now will mean having an easier time in the future. So how do we relay the importance of…

Technology vs. Nature – Why Outdoor Activities are Vital For Teens

Guest post by Hilary Smith. What new technology do you believe is the most important contribution to our modern lives? This question is fun to ponder, because within the last few decades and century we have seen our world revolutionized by inventive minds and products. A strong majority of people might answer the question with electricity, air conditioning, automobiles, or modern medicine. Mothers might nod in agreement, but add washing…

7 Easy Ways to Get Along With Your Teen

Guest post by Hilary Smith https://www.teensafe.com For many parents, raising a teenager can be a challenge. This is because with adolescence comes an onslaught of developmental changes to include physical, hormonal, emotional, and even social shifts that can make teenage years a very tumultuous time. During this phase, teens are beginning to seek more independence as they learn more about themselves and the world around them. Sometimes…