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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My daughter is almost 13 and does not seem to have any interest in boys. She is very academic and I feel very lucky to have a daughter wh...
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I am 13 years old and I have come to the realization that I am bi. Up to the a few months ago, I thought I was straight but then I starte...
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Hello everyone. I am looking to get some information regarding a situation with my 16 year old son. I live in the state of New York and a...
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so.. I was hanging out with my friend and he asked if he could get a blowjob... I said yes because I've done it before. But then.. he ask...
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Hello: My very smart, mature 14 yr. old teen daughter has been in a relationship with a sweet 16 yr. old boy for 5 months. It has been s...
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My partner was 18 when he had a knee injury. He had an operation where his knee had to be bandaged but not get wet, so he had to bath wi...
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I have a 17 year old son that was dating a girl for about 7 months. They had a good relationship from what I can tell. This was his fir...
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I'm in need of advice and support. It seems there are many kindred spirits here and this is a God send. It's a hard thing for others to r...
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i hes 13. i had him at a very young age and had to send him to a different guardian. he never got to meet his father either and his guard...
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I'm dad and have physical custody. My 16 yr old daughter got mad at me for being a parent and had her mom come get her. Part of me wa...
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My son is out of control using drugs and alcohol which he says as of last night he's done with all of that. But then, after being confron...
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I have suspected he has issues and they were confirmed today. He spent the night at her house, he sneaks in her bedroom while she is asle...
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I'm at a loss, and have no idea how to handle this. I have a mid-teen step-son, who seems to be unable (unwilling?) to stop touching bot...
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I just recently found out that my daughter has been inflating her belly. This does not seem normal to me. I had notcied for the last 6 mo...
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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...
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My teenage daughter has always been my 'good', 'easy' child. She has always been exceptionally well behaved, off the charts smart, polite...
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What do I do if my daughters contact me after 5 years of hearing nothing from them. I love them dearly but can I trust them since they p...
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This is gonna be long, but it's something I've kept inside of me for a long time and I really wanna fix this, so beat with me. I'm a 1...
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For a couple yrs I have been trying to develop a sense of responsibility in my older child. I got her a phone about 2 years ago thinking...
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My 15 year-old sun asked me to buy him a zippo lighter. He says he wants one because they look cool and he wants to do tricks and stuff w...
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