Welcome Box-Book Recommendations
Ask the Friendship Doctor

RSSCategory: Child and adolescent friendships

My daughter doesn’t seem to fit in with classmates

October 8, 2016 | By | Reply Continue Reading

A mom asks how she can help her daughter fit in at school.

Read More

Six-year-old struggling socially at school

August 31, 2016 | By | Reply Continue Reading

A mother worries that her six-year-old isn’t making friends.

Read More

I’m nice to people but they don’t like my appearance

August 17, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A teen feels that her appearance my be interfering with her friendships at school.

Read More

Guest Post: Helping kids build the right kind of friendships

August 11, 2016 | By | Reply Continue Reading
Guest Post: Helping kids build the right kind of friendships

It’s important to help your kids build the right kind of friendships with the right kinds of kids.

Read More

It is better to have more or fewer friends?

August 6, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A teen reflects on her friendships and asks which works best—more or fewer friends?

Read More

In the Media – When your kid breaks up with a close friend (Chicago Tribune)

August 5, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – When your kid breaks up with a close friend (Chicago Tribune)

When a kid breaks ups up with a close friend, not only is it tough on the child but it’s tough on the parent watching it happen.

Read More

Lost my temper with my 10-year-old’s friends

July 26, 2016 | By | 10 Replies Continue Reading

A mom feels mortified after she loses her temper with mean girls and their moms.

Read More

Is it normal for a child to have an imaginary friend?

July 17, 2016 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

Worried about your child’s imaginary friend? Psychologist and author Susan Newman, PhD offers advice and reassurance to worried parents.

Read More

My middle school daughter’s ex-friend is jealous and mean

July 14, 2016 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A mom wonders how to support her daughter whose ex-friend is mean to her.

Read More

My friend at school makes me feel unnoticed

June 25, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A friendship that makes you feel unnoticed may not be a healthy one.

Read More

Visit GirlfriendSocial.com

css.php