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Career

Finding the Right College

Parents: Please note that this column is meant to be shared with your teenager. Okay, you made it through that dreaded junior year, the supposedly make-or-break year that colleges...
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Anger

Disciplining Older Teenagers

Beer cans in a closet, pot in a glove compartment, groundings or curfews ignored, abusive language… not necessarily all new challenges to deal with but many parents feel powerless...
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Career

Young Families Face New Problems

Ed and Carol were seeking help for a number of common complaints: poor communication, feeling distant from each other, disagreements on how to handle their four-year-old’s difficult behavior. In...
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Family

Creating a Charitable Family

In memory of Johnny Carson’s wonderful character, Carnac, I offer these three answers to an unknown question: the holidays, being honorees of a community agency, and teaching kids to...
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Children and Teens

Q&A: Stepfamilies and Children

Q: I am remarried and we have a three-year-old daughter (Becky). From my husband’s first marriage, he has a nine-year-old daughter who visits us on alternate weekends. The two...
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