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How to Make a Safe Prom Plan

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Prom night. A childhood rite of passage that many of us parents remember fondly. What’s not to like about dressing up, eating something fancy for dinner and dancing the night away with friends? Encourage your adolescent to enjoy this exciting … Read More

Everybody Loses in a Power Struggle

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Everybody Loses in a Power Struggle Does your teen or tween engage in a power struggle with you over even little decisions? If so, you’re not alone. For many parents, even simple conversations can turn into a power struggle. As … Read More

You are your teen’s #1 influence

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You are your teen’s #1 influence Parents have more influence over their teen’s lives than friends, music, TV, and the Internet. The Partnership at drugfree.org brings together scientists, experts and communicators to address teen drug use and addiction. They provide … Read More