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Georgia Family
The Teenage Pressure Cooker

GFM   MAY 2016   How parents can help to turn down the heat on overstressed kids to free them up to lead happier lives       From government-mandated …

Georgia Family
Sexting

    What parents need to know A new study reveals that a far greater percentage of teens are sending explicit photos and texts at younger ages than pr…

Cyberbully
Cyberbullied

BY MARY JO RAPINI, M.ED., L.P.C. Are your kids getting bullied in their own home? The kids are out of school, and you are looking forward to not havin…

Lingo
Learn the Lingo

BY MARY JO RAPINI, PH.D., L.P.C.  Understanding your child’s text exchanges may save his or her life. Parents, your children’s safety may depend upon …

Coping with Cliques
Coping with Cliques

Strategies to help your child navigate the cruel world of school cliques. Your 10-year-old comes home crying because the girls she’s been friends with…

Patrol Popular Sites
Patrol Popular Sites

Popular Websites You’ve Never Heard Of That Your Kids Are On It’s important for parents to be aware of the latest Internet trends among teens because …