Healthy Parent-Teen Relationships
01November

Healthy Parent-Teen RelationshipsHealthy Parent-Teen RelationshipsHealthy Parent-Teen Relationships

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Struggles between Parents and Teens are Normal Parents of teenagers or preteens should realize these normal struggles with fads, music and other efforts of independence occur in every family. Once they know that, they can relax more and worry...

Struggles between Parents and Teens are Normal Parents of teenagers or preteens should realize these normal struggles with fads, music and other efforts of independence occur in every family. Once they know that, they can relax more and worry less about how their children are...

Read More
24September

By

Read More
Building Your Relationship with Your Teen
16September

Building Your Relationship with Your TeenBuilding Your Relationship with Your TeenBuilding Your Relationship with Your Teen

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Building Your Relationship with Your Teen A good relationship is based on trust, security, and love. Nurturing these three values is essential to having a healthy relationship with your child. Even though your teen is becoming more involved in...

Building Your Relationship with Your Teen A good relationship is based on trust, security, and love. Nurturing these three values is essential to having a healthy relationship with your child. Even though your teen is becoming more involved in their relationships outside the family, it...

Read More
Parent Tips for Teen Dating
16September

Parent Tips for Teen DatingParent Tips for Teen DatingParent Tips for Teen Dating

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Coping with Teen Dating – Tips for Parents Most parents have some fears of the day their child will start dating. It is the big sign that they’re growing up and are entering adulthood. But it’s important to remember that they do...

Coping with Teen Dating – Tips for Parents Most parents have some fears of the day their child will start dating. It is the big sign that they’re growing up and are entering adulthood. But it’s important to remember that they do still need you now and this is a normal...

Read More
Talking About Drugs
09September

Talking About DrugsTalking About DrugsTalking About Drugs

By Cedar Ridge Academy

How to Talk to Your Kids When You Think They’re Using Drugs You suspect your teen is using drugs. Maybe they’re not acting like themselves. Maybe they’re cutting school or shirking other responsibilities. Maybe their grades are...

How to Talk to Your Kids When You Think They’re Using Drugs You suspect your teen is using drugs. Maybe they’re not acting like themselves. Maybe they’re cutting school or shirking other responsibilities. Maybe their grades are dropping. Or their behavior is...

Read More
Parent Teen Relationship Destroyers
09September

Parent Teen Relationship DestroyersParent Teen Relationship DestroyersParent Teen Relationship Destroyers

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Parent-teen relationship destroyers I have never had a mom tell me, "I want my daughter to be perfect," or had a dad say, "I want to have absolute authority over my son." Certainly, no parents have ever announced "We want to be judgmental." But...

Parent-teen relationship destroyers I have never had a mom tell me, "I want my daughter to be perfect," or had a dad say, "I want to have absolute authority over my son." Certainly, no parents have ever announced "We want to be judgmental." But I have heard hundreds of girls say, "My...

Read More
06September

By

Read More
Understanding the Teen Brain
02September

Understanding the Teen BrainUnderstanding the Teen BrainUnderstanding the Teen Brain

By Cedar Ridge Academy

Understanding the Teen Brain It doesn’t matter how smart teens are or how well they scored on the SAT or ACT. Good judgment isn’t something they can excel in, at least not yet. The rational part of a teen’s brain isn’t...

Understanding the Teen Brain It doesn’t matter how smart teens are or how well they scored on the SAT or ACT. Good judgment isn’t something they can excel in, at least not yet. The rational part of a teen’s brain isn’t fully developed and won’t be until...

Read More