13 – 18 year old child behaviour

Are you searching for information and advice to help you as a parent to understand and help with a particular teenage child behaviour problem or issue? Thirteen year old being bullied? Arguing fourteen year old? Angry fifteen year old? Sixteen year old having sex? Lying seventeen year old? Smoking eighteen year old?  

We provide¬†excellent articles re 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 Year Old Child Behaviour — the major problems & issues, including discipline strategies, typical or normal behaviour.

Also explore¬†Teenage¬†Development articles¬† —¬† 11 – 18 Year¬†Old

Adolescent, Teen, Teenage, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 Year Old Behaviour

Problems – Issues – Discipline

 General overview

 Parenting Teens
 Parenting Teens РOverview
 Building a Relationship with your Teen
 Adolescence Рwhen times get Tough


 Acne in Teens: Ways to Control it


 Aggression in teens


 The Angry teen


 Arguing and Back-Talk

 Bad Language

 When a Child uses Bad Language
 When a Child uses Dirty Language


 Bullying 1
 Bullying 2
 Bullying & your Teen
 Put a stop to Teenage Bullying behaviour
 What if the Bully is YOUR child?

 Changes in behaviour

 Winds of Change
 Mums, Daughters & Periods


 Communication with your Teen
 Your relationship with your Teen
¬†Why Won’t My Child Talk To Me?
 Family Meetings build Stronger Ties

 Discipline Strategies

 Discipline with Teens
 How to Discipline a child according to Age
 Guiding your child with positive discipline
 Discipline without physical punishment
 Nine Common Parenting Mistakes
 Positive Discipline & Child Guidance
 How to use Incentive Charts with Kids


 The Effects of Divorce on Children

 Drugs (cannabis; marijuana)

  Teenagers & Cannabis (Marijuana)
  7 parenting Tips to help your kids avoid Drugs


 Taming the Monster: Helping children deal with their Fears

 Goals of Parenting

¬†Parenting Roles¬†— overview of parental¬†roles and goals

 Good Behavior Strategies

¬†Why Won’t My Child Talk To Me
 10 Tips for Nurturing your Child


 Living with a Hyperactive Child
 Hyperactivity and ADHD
 How to Discipline a Hyperactive child


¬†When the Kids Won’t Listen
 The child who Interrupts


 When Children Lie
 Help! My child Lies


 Manners, Please!

 Media (TV, Computers, Video Games, etc)

 Managing media use in the home
 How to promote good television habits


 Causes of Misbehavior
 Your Teen and his Behaviour
 Talking to young children when they Misbehave
 When your child misbehaves

 Nail Biting

 Nail Biting


 Dance Parties РStaying Safe 
 Alcohol & Young People
 Teenage Parties


 How to Teach a child Patience

 Paying Attention

 Diagnostic Guidelines for ADHD
 Free Advice about ADHD


 How to Teach Children to be Kind to Animals

 Reward Systems

 Bribery vs. Reinforcement
 The Family Chip Reward System


 Teaching Your child to be Safe
 Child Safety РTips, Advice
 Internet Safety


 Starting Secondary School

 Self Esteem

 Self Esteem Spirals

 Separation (Parental)

 When parents separate: How you can help children cope


 Sex Education Рan Introduction
 Sex Education Рthe Practicalities
 Sex РMaking the right Decision
 Too Sexy Too Soon
 Talking Sex with Teens


 The Shy Child

 Sibling Rivalry

 Sibling Rivalry 1
 Sibling Rivalry 2
 Sibling Rivalry and how to Stop it

 Single Parenting

¬†Single Parents — section of 15 articles for parents going solo


 Sleep & Children
¬†Children’s Sleep Habits
 Nightmare, Night Terrors & Sleep Walking


 Teenage Smoking
 Talking with Kids about Smoking


 When Older Children Steal
 What to do when a Child Steals

 Step Parenting

 Your Kid gets up my Nose
 Step Parents


 Helping your child deal with Stress


 Helping children deal with Teasing
 Teasing and the Short Child

 Teen Parents

¬†Teen Parents — section of 9 articles exclusively for & about teen parents


¬†Your Teen’s Room

 Weight problems

 3 Mistakes Parents of Overweight Kids make
 Weight can Damage Self-Esteem
 Help your Teen lose Weight
 Overweight: a Weight Reduction Program
 Teenage Dieting: Information for parents


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