Contributor Amy Feld has been fielding a lot of questions from teens concerned about making friends at school this year. She offers some savvy tips for making friends (and being a good friend) in high school.
A young man entering his sophomore year worries about being alone at the high school lunch table.
A woman makes a flippant remark to a friend. The wrong words slip out, she realizes she’s made a mistake and apologizes. What more can she do?
It can be difficult to share a friend’s happiness when you are having a hard time—but things often balance out over time.
Journalist and author Cindy La Ferle writes about “black hole” relationships, why they happen, and why they may not be all that bad.
What do you do when a texting friendship seems to be one-sided?
A woman is irked because her once-friend hasn’t returned two books.
A woman’s friend of 30 years makes it clear she wants distance.
A young woman feels complete without friends for now—preferring to spend time with her mother and husband.
An exhausted mom pleads for advice to help her mentally ill daughter.
Worried about making friends in high school? Here are some helpful tips before you go back to school.
When you are having problems with friends, it could be helpful to look at things from another perspective.