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My Mom Banned Me From Seeing My Best Friend

Published: April 2, 2017 | Last Updated: February 2, 2022 By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

A 15-year-old is upset that she’s been banned from seeing someone her mom sees as a “bad friend.”

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Interview with Meredith Resnick: Author of “When Your Parent is a Narcissist”

Published: June 28, 2016 | Last Updated: November 10, 2021 By | 6 Replies Continue Reading
Interview with Meredith Resnick: Author of “When Your Parent is a Narcissist”

Meredith Resnick talks about her new book that offers advice to people whose parents have/had narcissistic traits.

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In the Media – Five Friends Every Stay-at-Home Mom Needs (Lifezette)

Published: June 27, 2016 | Last Updated: June 27, 2016 By | Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – Five Friends Every Stay-at-Home Mom Needs (Lifezette)

Writing on the website Lifezette, my friend and colleague Cherie Burbach discusses the importance of friendships for stay-at-home moms.

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Concerned mom worries about her lonely 7-year-old

Published: June 4, 2016 | By | 6 Replies Continue Reading

How can I help my 7-year-old son feel better about school and his friendships?

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My Neighbor Makes Me Feel Uncomfortable

Published: January 30, 2016 | Last Updated: October 16, 2023 By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

A woman feels uncomfortable about her neighbor’s physical contact with her children.

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A teen’s parents insist she end her friendship with a gay friend

Published: October 26, 2015 | By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

The gay friend asks whether she can preserve the friendship.

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Doomed friendship: A teacher gets too friendly with a parent of a child in her classroom

Published: June 21, 2015 | By | 7 Replies Continue Reading

She worries that the friendship is doomed and wants to keep it amicable.

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Mentally ill with no friends, home or job

Published: July 20, 2014 | Last Updated: July 21, 2014 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

An exhausted mom pleads for advice to help her mentally ill daughter.

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8-Year-Old Upset With Mean Girls At School

Published: June 8, 2014 | Last Updated: November 2, 2021 By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A mom laments her daughter’s problems with mean girls at school and wonders what she should do to make things better.

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My 8-Year-Old Son Has No Friends At School

Published: April 2, 2014 | Last Updated: November 2, 2021 By | 10 Replies Continue Reading

A mom worries that her 8-year-old son has no friends at school and wonders how she can intervene. It may depend on his level of discomfort.

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