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Career Ready? What Your Teen Really Needs For What's Coming Next

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Career Ready? What Your Teen Really Needs For What's Coming Next
Dr. Regina Lamourelle with Lee Crockett, Joyce Valenza, David Truss

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Reading, writing and arithmetic stil matter, but there is a new set of skills that your teen will need to thrive in the future. But apparently, many parents aren't up to speed on these skills, why they are so important, or how they are taught. Tune in to learn more...

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Connected Fathers: Maintaining the Relationship Through the Teen Years

Dads and Teens
Dr. Lamourelle with Carl E. Pickhardt Ph.D, Ugo Uche, Deven Black

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Where mothers start with a natural connection to their children, fathers have to take more proactive steps to connect with their sons and daughters. The process can become more difficult during the teen years as adolescents begin to push away from parents in pursuit of their own identity. Our guests share insights and guidance for managing this difficult stage.

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Teen Apathy: "I Don't Care and You Can't Make Me"

Disconnected Teens
Dr. Lamourelle with Carl E. Pickhardt Ph.D, Shannon McClintock Miller

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It's quite normal for teens to become uncaring about certain things at stages in their development. However, under some conditions teen apathy can be symptomatic of a larger problem that needs your attention. Our guests help us to understand the various expressions of teen apathy and how parents can respond.

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A Parent's Guide to Surviving Adolescence

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A Parent's Guide to Surviving Adolescence
Dr. Regina Rei Lamourelle with Carl E. Pickhardt Ph.D., Dr. Jann Gumbiner, Susan M. Heim


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Getting through adolescence is as hard for parents as it is for teens--maybe harder. First you have to deal with losing the wonderful loving child you once had. Then you have to do battle with this new stranger. Finally, you have to embrace a new independent young adult who may have little time for you. Loss, conflict and acceptance are all part of the process. Learn how to cope.

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Surprise! Teens Need to Daydream

Changing Views
Dr. Lamourelle with Mary Helen Immordino-Yang, Nancy Flanagan, Shannon McClintock Miller

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What teacher or parent hasn't said it, "quit day dreaming." Turns out that teens need to daydream and allowing time for teens to reflect is actually beneficial. Learn how to do it right.

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