Being Aware Support Dealing with Issues Effectively Caring for Yourself Community Q&A As a parent of a troubled teen, you have to have a strategy to deal with their behavioral problems and help them deal with these issues on their own.
This may sound like a daunting task but it doesn't have to be.
She was one of the top students in her grade at a competitive Manhattan private school. “My whole family’s good at sports,” she said breezily.
The 32-hour-a-week, unpaid internship gives kids pursuing careers in animal science unique access to wild animals...
Are you the parent of a child who uses the internet or the parent of a child who will start using the internet soon?
— There is no typical workday for an animal-care intern at Roger Williams Park Zoo.
The next, you're carrying a sedated leopard in for his annual physical, says Joey Golden, a 24-year-old intern from Lincoln.
Proponents of lowering the minimum legal drinking age (MLDA) from 21 argue that it has not stopped teen drinking, and has instead pushed underage binge drinking into private and less controlled environments, leading to more health and life-endangering behavior by teens.
Opponents of lowering the MLDA argue that teens have not yet reached an age where they can handle alcohol responsibly, and thus are more likely to harm or even kill themselves and others by drinking prior to 21.
Unfortunately, until you understand how the internet works, you really have no idea.
Does your child use internet chat rooms or social networking websites?
Teens whose parents set the firmest smoking restrictions tend to smoke less than do teens whose parents don't set smoking limits. Smoking makes your clothes, breath and hair smell, and it turns your teeth yellow.