Tag: teen

Something’s wrong: My friend has lost so much weight

Published: May 15, 2017 | By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A young teen wonders how to help her friend whom she thinks has an eating disorder.

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Not fitting in in high school

Published: May 8, 2017 | By | Reply Continue Reading

A teen feels like she isn’t fitting in with her friends.

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Making school cafeterias more friendly: There’s an app for that

Published: May 1, 2017 | By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
Making school cafeterias more friendly: There’s an app for that

A new app promises to make young people feel more comfortable in school cafeterias.

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My oldest son (a young teen) is left out by his circle of friends

Published: March 26, 2017 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A mom wonders how to help her son deal with being left out.

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My friends are very judgmental

Published: March 13, 2017 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A teen asks how to handle judgmental friends at sch

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In the Media – Helping Your Teen Build Healthy Friendships (Your Teen Magazine)

Published: March 1, 2017 | Last Updated: April 15, 2021 By | Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – Helping Your Teen Build Healthy Friendships (Your Teen Magazine)

Writing in Your Teen Magazine, Cathie Ericson poses a question that might be in the mind of many parents, “What does a healthy teenage social life look like?”

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Handling an intrusive friend

Published: February 17, 2017 | By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

Two young friends find a third girl to be intrusive and clingy.

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Child and Adolescent Friendships: My friend doesn’t like me making other friends

Published: January 30, 2017 | Last Updated: January 31, 2017 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

A young woman’s friends doesn’t like her making other friends and wonders how to handle the situation.

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In the Media – For teens: Unfollowing friends in real life

Published: January 25, 2017 | Last Updated: January 25, 2017 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading
In the Media – For teens: Unfollowing friends in real life

As tricky as unfollowing friends can be online, it’s far more complicated and risky to do “in real life.”

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My friend says I’m following her around too much

Published: January 15, 2017 | Last Updated: February 10, 2017 By | 3 Replies Continue Reading

A young teen is following her friend around school, annoying her friend in the process.

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