You can stay connected with your teen by exploring about what is important to them about this huge part of their lives rather than turning off to it.
As in any healthy relationship, we need to have both boundaries and flexibility regarding technology, and model these for our kids so their developing brains can learn important skills in the world they inhabit.
Inside the mind of a teen with anxiety, is like a hamster that never stops running on a wheel.
In a tremendous act of courage, 17-year-old Milan Bolden- Morris chose to attend her prom wearing a custom gown emblazoned with the photos of Trayvon Martin and others whose deaths gave rise to the Black Lives Matter movement.
If you’re finding that you’re having trouble concentrating in class and remembering things that happened earlier in the day, you should discuss this with your doctor, as it can be an indicator of depression.
Oh my god, it actually worked.
Being a mom gave my life a purpose because the one that was always there to cheer me up was my daughter, the only reason why I never gave up, was my daughter.
In today’s hyperconnected world, if we don’t teach our children how to be comfortable being alone, they will learn to be lonely and rely on the distraction of technology.
“We’re fine with your straightness, but just be straight over there in the corner, please.”
Looks like I relapsed, because I’m still gay.