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I don’t trust my friend

March 19, 2014 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A 13-year-old worries that she likes her friend but doesn’t really trust her.

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My friend didn’t show up at my birthday party

Having a friend who is a no-show is disappointing but it’s worse when it’s your birthday party.

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Flirting: My friends flirt too much

Two flirty friends make a third friend feel like an uncomfortable third wheel.

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Making friends at school

January 23, 2014 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

When a teen has trouble making friends at school, it can feel like a very unhappy place to go each day.

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The friendships of military wives

January 12, 2014 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

Because of deployments, the friendships of military wives are vulnerable to change.

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When no response is a response

January 5, 2014 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

Although it can be painful and disappointing, when there’s no response from a friend, you may simply need to let go.

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Colleague, mentor or friend? How to avoid feeling used

December 2, 2013 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Whether you are a mentor or friend, you may need to set boundaries.

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Friendship and chronic illness

November 23, 2013 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

How do you maintain friendships with an unpredictable chronic illness?

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Friendship: Are my expectations too high?

November 22, 2013 | By | 36 Replies Continue Reading

Sometimes expectations need to be tempered because different people have different styles and approaches to friendship.

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Should I give my friend a pass because she is grieving?

August 10, 2013 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

It can be tricky to know when to give a friend “a pass”—and how much to overlook after trauma or loss.

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