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In the Media – Making friends as you age (Toronto Star)

January 14, 2016 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Making friends as you age (Toronto Star)

Making friends as you age involves both attitude and opportunity. Writing for the Toronto Star, reporter Lauren Pelley describes some of the challenges.

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Rejected by my high school friends

December 31, 2015 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

A young woman feels rejected by her friends from high school.

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Reconnecting with old friends after a long hiatus

December 25, 2015 | By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

A young woman asks for advice about reconnecting with old friends after a long hiatus when she returns to her hometown.

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Feeling left out from a circle of friends

November 22, 2015 | By | 13 Replies Continue Reading

In every circle of friends, people often form bonds within the group.

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How can a woman working in a male-dominated industry find new friends?

November 14, 2015 | By | 9 Replies Continue Reading

A family death and the loss of a best friend lead to a female engineer wanting of new friends.

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In the Media – Desperately Seeking a Bestie: When #SquadGoals Get Real

October 10, 2015 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
In the Media – Desperately Seeking a Bestie: When #SquadGoals Get Real

Writing in Flare Magazine, Katherine Simpson writes a tongue-in-cheek piece about her online search for a bestie (BFF).

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Making friends at school: Eighth grade girls are mean!

September 15, 2015 | By | Reply Continue Reading

An eighth grade teen is upset that she has no one to sit with at lunch.

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Back to School: Strategies to Avoid Lunchroom Loneliness

September 11, 2015 | By | Reply Continue Reading
Back to School: Strategies to Avoid Lunchroom Loneliness

If you have problems making friends (which most of us do from time to time), you may really dread the thought of lunchroom loneliness.

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15 Ways to make friends at a new school

September 8, 2015 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
15 Ways to make friends at a new school

At the beginning of the school year, The Friendship Doctor always receive lots of questions from students who are worried about making friends at a new school—as well notes from their concerned parents. Whatever your age or circumstances, change is hard and can be challenging to friendships.

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Reader Wisdom: On chronic pain and friendship

August 19, 2015 | By | 10 Replies Continue Reading
Reader Wisdom: On chronic pain and friendship

A reader with chronic pain explains the friendship challenges she faces.

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