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I’m a parenting expert and family coach. Our 21st century tweens and teens are so savvy about pop culture, technology and social media, they may believe they’ve got the emotional and interpersonal part of life figured out too. They don’t. Middle and high school kids need their parents to teach them how to be good people who do the right thing, online and off. Because home is where kids learn the most about love, respect, empathy and resilience, you need 21st century parenting advice you can count on.

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Letters from Parents & Teens

Communication Problems:
“Me and my 15 year old daughter have gotten into a vicious cycle.”


Blended Families:
“My 14 year old twins are intolerant of my husband.”

Dear Annie,

My daughter will soon turn 15 and I still get the 2 year old attitude from her and can't stand it any more!

I notice I am losing it very easily and that is not me (at least I think it is not). For example, I asked her to come downstairs and help me out with some chores (she is up in her room all...


Hey Terra,

I have a new husband, loving and considerate. My twins are 14 years (male and female), and they both are intolerant of their stepfather. Things are particularly difficult with my daughter. She is moody, and disrespectful. She shuts us both out. My kids don't have a biological father in their...

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