Cyberbullying: How to Respond

Cyberbullying seems to have become every bit as real in the everyday life of teens as any flesh and blood bully, perhaps even more so. With technology reaching into every aspect of public, personal and home life, cyberbullying can seem like a voice repeating negative things directly into your teen’s head and, at the same […]

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Hopeline

Struggling? Having a bad day? Need someone to listen? Need resources? Hopeline can help. 24/7 – Free – Trained Counselors Text “Hopeline” to 741741 Or check out: www.centerforsuicideawareness.org

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Helicopter Parenting

A helicopter parent is one who hovers over and swoops in at the slightest sign of their child’s discomfort, regardless of the age and capability of said child. One who encourages their child to run for cover upon threat or experience of distress, immediately stepping in to prevent or alleviate that stress.

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Communicating with Teenagers

Dr. Heidi Stolz is an Associate Professor and Co-Director for the Center for Parenting at the University of Tennessee – Knoxville. In the video below she acknowledges how hard it can be to communicate with teenagers and offers these “starter tips” for how parents can successfully communicate with their teens and also build a positive […]

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Amazing Me—It’s Busy Being 3!

This AMAZING children’s book for ages 2-4 shows parents what to look for as their child grows and develops.  Children love the story of Joey the kangaroo and all the things he can do now that he is 3!  Download the FREE iBook or PDF version or order a FREE print copy today at www.cdc.gov/AmazingMe.

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