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How should a mom handle her 8-year-old daughter’s problem with mean girls?

May 25, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

How a mom should help address her 8-year-old daughter’s friendship problems depends on the situation.

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Ditched: Two friends are sort of ditching a third

May 13, 2016 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

A teen’s two friends seem to be ditching her, leaving her feeling disappointed.

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In the Media – Too many bridesmaids: How do you choose? (Brides.com)

May 4, 2016 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Too many bridesmaids: How do you choose? (Brides.com)

Many of us might think that the dilemma of having too many friends—or too many bridesmaids—is an enviable one. But when you’re choosing a bridal party, making choices among them can turn into a problem.

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Middle school friendships can be trying

April 27, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A young woman finds that middle school friendships can be confusing and frustrating.

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In the Media – 5 Ways your friendships might be unhealthy (HerCampus.com)

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In the Media – 5 Ways your friendships might be unhealthy (HerCampus.com)

The conventional wisdom: Friendships are good for your health. But some friendships are unhealthy.

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Skipped grades and have no friends in high school

April 21, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

If you’ve skipped grades, that can add another challenge to making friends.

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My maid of honor has a drinking problem

April 20, 2016 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

How do you handle a drinking problem in your bridal party?

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Friendship at work becomes a problem

April 15, 2016 | By | 11 Replies Continue Reading

A woman feels that her friend and colleague at work is taking advantage of their friendship.

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In the Media – When you don’t like your nickname (Yahoo Style)

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In the Media – When you don’t like your nickname (Yahoo Style)

A journalist wrestles with the dilemma of getting friends to stop using a nickname she doesn’t like.

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In the Media – Mean girls at school: How to talk to your daughters about friendship

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In the Media – Mean girls at school: How to talk to your daughters about friendship

Every mother worries that her teenage daughter may become the target of mean girls at school.

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