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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Hello, I need at the least to vent this out. I do not know what to do or where I went wrong. I have a 13 year old daughter, her father...
She is 19 - hope that is still OK for these forums. She cannot stand to see me. I happened to leave my room to walk to the kitchen - ...
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 ...
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