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Teens and Tweens

Adolescence can be a tricky time, both for parents struggling to understand their children’s issues and for teens and tweens attempting to forge their new identities. Learn how to understand your teenagers in these articles.

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When should teens stop going to camp? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about when a teen should stop going to camp. See more »

Where can you find babysitting jobs for your teen? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about where you can find babysitting jobs for you teen. See more »

Who can see your teen's blog? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about who can see your teen's blog. See more »

Who do you go to if your teen is being bullied? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about who do you go to if your teen is being bullied. See more »

Who should pay for your teen's car insurance? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn who should pay for you teen's car insurance. See more »

Who should pay for your teen's car? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn who should pay for your teen's car. See more »

Why do teens lie? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about why teens lie -- as if you don't already now why. See more »

Do you know what to do if your teen doesn't have any friends? Learn what to do if your teen doesn't have friends in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

know what to do about teens drinking in your child's car? Learn what to do if teens drink in your child's car in this article from HowstuffWorks. See more »

What are some talking techniques to talk to my teen? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about some talking techniques to talk to your teen. See more »