Friends

Some teens stay BFFs with the same friends for years, others are loners and some hop from one crowd to another. Whatever your teens' friendship situations, we've got tips for making sure their high school social relationships are good ones.

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Q&A: My Preteen Athlete Is Overly Aggressive

Teen parenting expert Rosalind Wiseman on how parents can address their child's unsportsmanlike behavior.
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Q&A: My Daughter Wants to Be One of the "Cool People"

Teen parenting expert Rosalind Wiseman on what to do when your kid desperately hopes to be popular but the in-crowd wants nothing to do with her.
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Q&A: Are Sudden Teen Friendship Feuds Normal?

Teen parenting expert Rosalind Wiseman on what to consider when your child suddenly stops speaking to her best pal.
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Q&A: How Should I React When My Teen Calls Her Friend a Bitch?

Teen parenting expert Rosalind Wiseman on what to tell your daughter when you hear her swear at her friend and call her names.
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Q&A: Should My Teen's Friend Come on Our Family Vacation?

Teen parenting expert Rosalind Wiseman on compromising with your kid over whether her friend should attend a family getaway.
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Q&A: How Can My Son Handle His Mean Friends?

Teen parenting expert Rosalind Wiseman on empowering your child to stand up to people he thought were friends and ask them to stop insulting him.
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Q&A: Does My Child Have Enough Friends?

Teen parenting expert Rosalind Wiseman on evaluating whether your tween has sufficient social connections in his life.
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