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Mom feels helpless as her daughter sabotages her friendships

Published: November 7, 2016 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

What can a mom do when a teenager sabotages one friendship after another?

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My daughter doesn’t seem to fit in with classmates

Published: October 8, 2016 | By | Reply Continue Reading

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

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

Published: May 25, 2016 | By | 9 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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My daughter has no friends at a new school

Published: October 20, 2015 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

A mom worries that her daughter hasn’t gotten involved with classmates at a new school.

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Friendship: The problem of three

Published: September 4, 2015 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A mom gets upset when three young girls get together and always leave out her daughter.

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Mom Reaches Out For Help For Depressed Daughter

Published: July 7, 2015 | Last Updated: October 24, 2022 By | 6 Replies Continue Reading
Mom Reaches Out For Help For Depressed Daughter

A mom reaches out for help for her depressed daughter with suicidal thoughts. The teenager needs to be evaluated by a mental health professional.

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An empty nester girls night out—plus one

Published: May 2, 2015 | By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

One friend always brings her 20-something daughter on an empty nester girls night out.

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I have few friends and worry about my daughters’ friendships

Published: February 20, 2014 | Last Updated: February 20, 2014 By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

A mother wonders whether she is responsible for her daughters not having friends.

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Helping a 10-year-old deal with bullies

Published: December 1, 2010 | Last Updated: June 11, 2016 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading


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Guest post: Can A Mother Be A Daughter’s Best Friend?

Published: May 3, 2010 | Last Updated: October 2, 2023 By | 17 Replies Continue Reading

We’ve all heard stories of (and some of us have witnessed up close) moms who are trying so desperately to be cool that they opt for the role of BFFs to their daughters instead of moms. But can a mother really be a daughter’s best friend?

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