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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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Should parents use scare tactics to discipline their teens?

Instead of using scare tactics, give your child accurate and clear information and the tools to resist peer pressure. Learn whether parents should use scare tactics to discipline their teens from this article.


 What if teens are drinking in your child's car?

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?

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 »

 What is the most common change in adolescence?

The most common change in adolescence is the physical growth of children into adults. Learn about the most common change in adolescence from this article. See more »

 What is the purpose of peers during adolescence?

Teens develop independence and identity by bonding with peers. Learn about the purpose of peers during adolescence in this article. See more »

 What do you do if your adolescent doesn't want to go to school?

Your adolescent doesn't want to go to school? Find out what to do if your adolescent doesn't want to go to schoolin this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 What are some tips for teenage driving?

What are some tips for teenage driving? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn more about some tips for teenage driving. See more »

 What are some treatments for your ADD/ADHD teen?

What are some treatments for your ADD/ADHD teen? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn about some treatments for your ADD/ADHD teen. See more »

 What do you do if your teen wants a piercing?

Do you know what to do if your teen wants a piercing? Find out what to do if your teen wants a piercing in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 What do you do if your teen wants a tattoo?

Do you know what to do if your teen wants a tattoo? Find out what to do if your teen wants a tattoo in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

 What do you do if your teens want to dye their hair?

Do you know what to do if your teens want to dye their hair? Learn what to do if your teens want to dye their hair in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »