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Teen Dating Violence: Signs Parents Need to Watch Out For

When it comes to domestic violence and abuse among dating couples, you may automatically call to mind an image of an adult couple. However, teens are just as susceptible to the issue. In fact, teen dating violence is a prevalent issue that can lead to a wealth of problems. Teens subjected to dating violence may suffer from depression and anxiety, and may even abuse drugs or alcohol to cope.

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How to Manage Family Conflict During Holiday Gatherings

The holiday season is often exciting because you get to eat good food and spend time with loved ones. However, it can also be stressful, even under normal circumstances. You may experience added stress if you deal with family conflict during holiday gatherings. Fortunately, those conflicts do not have to put a damper on your holiday cheer. There are ways to manage family conflict.

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How to Co-Parent More Effectively: Tips After Divorce

It is not uncommon for parents to turn to friends, family, professionals, and even the Internet looking for advice on how to help children cope after a divorce. What you will often find in this situation is a wealth of information on what you should not do rather than what you should do. However, it is in knowing what you should do that will help your child in the long run.

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Importance of Self-Care: Giving To Yourself So You Can Give to Others

If you have ever been on a plane, you have likely heard the flight attendant’s instructions in case of an emergency. In the event of an emergency, oxygen masks will drop in front of every passenger. Adults are instructed to place an oxygen mask on themselves before assisting children. The truth of the matter is, you cannot effectively help anyone else until you help yourself, which is why self-care is so important.

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