Parenting Teens (12-17) Community
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This patient support community is for discussions relating to the challenges of parenting teens (age 12-17), including physical, emotional, and cognitive development, handling peer pressure, activities & sports, choosing a college, and relationships.

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manesanyaFeb 01
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By DarkAngel000
I'm 17, and I'm so tired of my parents. I have 3 younger siblings ages 5, 9, and 12, and we all have to share everyth...
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By Jackson32
My son has to be right in everything. He says were all wrong, he gets angry punches doors and wall. We can't have a c...
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By Wherefromnow
I am a mom of a girl in 9th grade who is 14 yo. We are conservative parents and have not let her dated before althou...
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Tbone777Jan 25
Chima7Jan 21
Chima7Jan 20
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By crazykids101
hi, im a 17 year old girl who is currently a senior in high school. i've never been in a relationship, so i am asking...
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loaisigaSep 17, 2014
concernedmom2014Jul 09, 2014
MakamahJun 11, 2014
Izzy7513Apr 20, 2014
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By sksmom Blank
I found out last night that my 15 y/o daughter is cutting herself. Ive been reading alot on the internet about it. ...
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By concernedfrnd
Is it appropriate for a 14 year old boy to sleep wth his non costodial father evry visit. Even though there is anoth...
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RockRoseSep 19, 2014
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By cktopher Blank
I am feeling left out in cold when it comes to my 15yo daughter. In fact, my Brother-in-law seems to get all the lo...
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RockRoseDec 22, 2014
AnnieBrookeDec 20, 2014
christin1213Dec 20, 2014
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By Makesnosence14
Hello. My questions is... If a child who is 17, works for his own money at a legit place, gets decent grades in schoo...
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gwenivoryDec 20, 2014
gwenivoryDec 20, 2014
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By Andres_232Vela
My son who is 14 years old is dating a girl who he truly loves but since they have been dating he has been getting ba...
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RockRoseDec 17, 2014
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By reneegavin
How do you guys handle it when your teen wants to go to a holiday party? My 17 yo dd told me that she's been invited...
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AnnieBrookeDec 17, 2014
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By chattychica
Im in a long term relationship with a 21-year-old who lives with his mother, who is about 35 years old. It bothers me...
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coryreply719Dec 11, 2014
AnnieBrookeDec 10, 2014
RockRoseDec 10, 2014
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By Ringaroundtherosie
My 12-year-old daughter has been studying dance for half of her life and truly loves it, but like any tween, she does...
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RockRoseDec 10, 2014
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By labtech22
I'm a mother of 3 and need advice. There has always been some tension between my daughters they are 3 years apart 19 ...
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RockRoseDec 10, 2014
ac1966Dec 10, 2014
RockRoseDec 08, 2014
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ac1966Dec 07, 2014
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By ac1966
Hi, About 8 months ago we found out our son was smoking weed. At first it was a few things that scared us. Now 8 mo...
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RockRoseDec 06, 2014
AnnieBrookeDec 06, 2014
ballardsevenDec 06, 2014
andrea5mDec 06, 2014
AnnieBrookeDec 06, 2014
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By ballardseven
So i have a 14 yearold son and last night he started disrespect ing me and im just so tired of it we had a huge fight...
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AnnieBrookeDec 06, 2014
Vespa_LA_DadDec 06, 2014
AnnieBrookeDec 06, 2014
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By Vespa_LA_Dad
When any of our son's friend do come over to stay they sleep in the same bed. My wife thinks is OK for 14 yrs old boy...
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reneegavinDec 05, 2014
Gbabe956Nov 25, 2014
Gbabe956Nov 25, 2014
RockRoseNov 25, 2014
Chima7Nov 24, 2014
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By Gbabe956
my daughter no listen to me. she is only 18 years old. she ask me to go out with her friend for dinner tonight and wa...
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RockRoseDec 05, 2014
reneegavinDec 04, 2014
RockRoseDec 04, 2014
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By reneegavin
This is something I am really struggling with. I feel like a hypocrite. I tell my soon to be 17 yo dd that I will t...
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RockRoseDec 04, 2014
finfan71Nov 25, 2014
finfan71Nov 25, 2014
thekidprespectiveNov 15, 2014
mumatfifteenMay 03, 2014
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By Lucy1031 Blank
I just found out that my 15 year old daughter and her 16 year old boyfriend had sex for the first time recently in ou...
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HelpforkidsNov 21, 2014
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By sue3708 Blank
My son is in 6th grade and soon to be 12. One of his friends is kissing his girlfriend in the halls....is this the a...
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