concert goers
When teens left a concert in Philly because of a bathroom shortage, all hell broke loose.
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Teens Gone Wild: Concert-Goers Get Down & Dirty On Public Lawns

Occupied porta-potties are frustrating. For one, they're pretty gross to use to begin with. And two, if you're on line for one, chances are you're in a place where it's the only bathroom option. So you have to wait. Unless you don't. What happens then? Well, in the case of porta-potty shortage at the Radio 104.5's summer block party in Philadelphia, it will lead to teens urinating on houses and public sex.

Parenting Do's and Don'ts for Children's Success
Don't forget to teach your kids that learning can be fun — and that playtime is OK.
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Are You Raising A 'So That' Child?

Parents, we're all guilty of phrases like these: "Get good grades so that you can get in to a good school!" We poke and prompt our children to "do this" so they can "do that", but are we taking their childhood away and making them grow up too fast?

Parent Advice: 5 Ways To End Teen's Behavior Problems
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Parent Advice: 5 Ways To End Teen's Behavior Problems

Imagine a scene where you ask your teen to pick up his clothes and he smiles and does it immediately.  Does that sound too far-fetched.  Maybe not, read on…. Every teen misbehaves at some point or another. From talking back and slamming doors to ditching class and using profanity. It’s normal for teens to want to feel independent, but it’s not acceptable for them to act out in a negative manner. Don’t go to the extreme, however — sending them off to boarding school isn’t the answer.

3 Easy Steps To Enjoy Children
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3 Easy Steps To Enjoy Children

Imagine a scene where you are laughing and having fun with the children in your life?  Can you picture the joy you will feel when there is no stress or  disharmony?  Is it possible to have that quality time with your family and children in your circle of influence?  You will think more positively after you have read these three easy steps to really enjoy children.

plan b
Some feel it's a good lesson to teach kids.
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Why Emergency Contraception For Teens Is A Good Idea

It was about a year ago that the feds put the kibosh on over-the-counter emergency contraceptive for women of all ages, despite solid science from the FDA that proved the morning-after pill was 100% safe and effective regardless of age. Instead, the Obama administration instituted a plan that would require girls under 17 to get a prescription for Plan B, while those 17 and older would have prescription-free access at their local pharmacy. Now, it looks like the American Academy of Pediatrics is looking to shake things up, too, and possibly tear down some of those barriers created last year.

Oh Dad No: Do We Have to Have the 'Sex Talk' Now?
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Oh Dad No: Do We Have to Have the 'Sex Talk' Now?

Being a professional life coach for teens has its benefits and challenges.  Frankly, most of the benefits come from my wonderful adolescent clients.  Ironically, the biggest challenges come from my own teenage children.  My oldest daughter is a senior in high school, and when it came to the “sex talk” I was told that I was not the appropriate parent.  Even though I had numerous conversations time and again with other teens, it was clear that I wasn’t allowed to speak with her about this topic.  I was given the reasons, relinquished that role and

Dear Bully
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Dear Bully

Dear Bully, What makes you think you can treat other people the way that you do? What inside you tells you it is OK to ridicule, push around and threaten those that cross your path? What do you gain from it? Do you really get that? Or are you fooling yourself?