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6 Tips for making friends as an expat

An expat has problems making friends in California

October 2, 2014 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
15 Tips for making friends at school this year

15 Tips for making friends at school this year

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.

August 24, 2014 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Keeping Friends

My intolerant friend who hates children

My intolerant friend who hates children

October 24, 2014 | By | 17 Replies Continue Reading

I am the needy friend!

A woman is frustrated and feels like “the needy friend” because of the boundaries set by her friend.

October 21, 2014 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

Resolving Problems

When a friend doesn’t show up

A friend doesn’t show up to attend the wedding of her close friend’s son and makes no explanation.

October 28, 2014 | By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

A texting only friendship

Can a texting only friendship survive without face-to-face contact?

October 15, 2014 | By | 13 Replies Continue Reading

Handling Breakups

Friendship: A matter of trust

Can you be friends with someone whom you aren’t sure you can trust?

October 11, 2014 | By | 16 Replies Continue Reading

When a friend with mental health problems makes you a scapegoat

If you have become the scapegoat, you may need to back off from the friendship.

October 5, 2014 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

Having No Friends

Unable to make friends: I feel like a failure waiting to die

A 61-year-old woman has no friends and feels like a total failure

September 28, 2014 | By | 15 Replies Continue Reading

Is it okay if I don’t want any friends for now?

A young woman feels complete without friends for now—preferring to spend time with her mother and husband.

August 5, 2014 | By | 15 Replies Continue Reading

Other Advice

No close friends: Senior year friendship problems

A young woman having friendship problems during her senior year of high school…

October 27, 2014 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Worried about being separated from my friends in high school

The move from middle school to high school can be challenging socially and academically.

October 8, 2014 | By | Reply Continue Reading
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