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Family friendships: When a spat between families spills over to the kids

When family friendships break up, children’s friendships can often be a casualty.

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Children’s friendships after moms break up

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Is it possible to salvage a daughter’s friendship after the moms break up?

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I’m having problems making friends at a small school

April 8, 2014 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Because there are limited choices, making friends at a small school can be very challenging.

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My 8-year-old son has no friends at school

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A mom worries that her son as no friends at school.

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Outgrowing mom friends: What would you do?

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Should mom friends hang on to an unsatisfying friendship for the sake of her daughter?

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Ending a friendship nicely

I am writing for help with ending a friendship nicely. I met a friend at a playground three years ago and the friendship started because she was moving to the area and we both had sons the same age.

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The Bad Friend: How can I end my 7-year-old daughter’s friendship?

Finding ways to handle the “bad friend” dilemma can be challenging but there are more options when your children are young.

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Best friends: Should children in preschool be separated from their friends?

Best friends: Should children in preschool be separated from their friends?

A preschool teacher separates a child from her best friends, which leads to problems in the classroom and at home.

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How can I help my daughter with ADHD mend a broken friendship?

January 25, 2013 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A mother of a daughter with ADHD is concerned about the impact of her daughter’s diagnosis on her friendships—and asks how to mend one she’s messed up.

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SF Gate: Friendship Problems, When Your Child is Fighting with her Best Friend

November 14, 2012 | By | Reply Continue Reading
SF Gate: Friendship Problems, When Your Child is Fighting with her Best Friend

In this article, which previously appeared in Good Housekeeping, the journalist provides tips for parents whose children are having friendship problems.

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