Parenting Teens (12-17) Community

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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I needed to find a place to vent outside my country. Trigger warning: Suicide, self-harm, eating disorder, depression, anxiety This ...
She is 15 and used to be a really gentle natured kid, a little on the quiet side and like her dad, quite buttoned up emotionally. She we...
I have a 16 yr ok son. He’s good student, active in school and club sports, has a good friend group I know and trust. My husband has a r...
Every time I have had a relationship the men don't like my son. They love my daughter. But I can't get boyfriend to even pretend that he ...
I need some help on this one and any advice that I can get. I have a 14 year old son who has touched other children that are younger than...
She is in facs care but lives with my sister who refuses to have anything to do with me amd basically has cut me almost out of my childs ...
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