Tag: teen friendships

High school friendships: The way things were

Published: July 2, 2013 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

High school friendships are likely to change as people grow in different directions.

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Teen Friendships: I’m 14 and my best friend’s parents just got divorced

Published: June 27, 2013 | Last Updated: June 27, 2013 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading

If you were a teen, how much slack would you cut for a best friend who is having family problems?

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My teenage daughter has no friends and feels like an outcast

Published: February 7, 2013 | Last Updated: April 23, 2016 By | 14 Replies Continue Reading

The effects of bullying can be long-lasting. This teenage girl has no friends and feels like an outcast.

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My heart aches for my teenage daughter

Published: September 28, 2012 | Last Updated: April 2, 2016 By | Reply Continue Reading

My heart aches for my daughter who is a senior in high school. She has suffered from insecurities since she was in elementary school. She went through a stage when she had nervous ticks in elementary and some in middle school. She wants to be involved and have friends, but is at the end of her high school career with literally one girl friend.

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A teen asks: How can I get my friendship back?

Published: August 1, 2011 | Last Updated: August 19, 2013 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

It’s common that teen friendships and allegiances change but it’s still painful when it happens.

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Help! My Teenage Daughter Is Losing Her Friends

Published: July 20, 2011 | Last Updated: June 23, 2022 By | 62 Replies Continue Reading
Help! My Teenage Daughter Is Losing Her Friends

Psychologist urges mom not to worry too much about her teenage daughter — teen friendships change over time.

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Helping Teens Set Boundaries with Needy Friends

Published: June 1, 2011 | Last Updated: April 6, 2021 By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

Needy teen friends are difficult to have in times of calm and even more so when they are experiencing stress or other psychological turmoil.

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Teen Daughter With Not One Close Friend

Published: January 4, 2011 | Last Updated: November 8, 2021 By | 10 Replies Continue Reading

Her teen daughter doesn’t have one close friend and her mom thinks her outspokenness may be the root of the problem.

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Talking to a teenage daughter about friendships

Published: October 6, 2010 | Last Updated: April 23, 2016 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

Some tips on talking about friendship to your teenage daughter

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Co-rumination: Is it healthy for adolescents to rehash their boy problems?

Published: February 2, 2009 | Last Updated: February 2, 2009 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Are you a mom who worries because your teenage daughter seems to be incessantly texting or emailing her best friends about her romantic problems? Your worries may be founded. When adolescent girlfriends rehash the same problems together over and over, they increase their risk of depression and social anxiety. In a study focused on seventh […]

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