The Dangers of Teenage Driving: Top 10 Risky Behaviors

By Dana Baker-Willams  Originally published at yourteenmag.com   The teenage years are an exciting time with new independence, later curfews and a physical independence in the form of a car—whether it’s as a new driver or as a passenger in a friend’s car.  It’s a time that can be both liberating and frightening for parents.
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Start a Dialogue With Your Teen About Marijuana

Its 2018 and eight states have made recreational usage of Cannabis Sativa legal. This plant contains psychoactive chemicals and is more commonly known as marijuana, pot, or weed. Teens are calling it kush, loud, and gas. What should you know about marijuana, as a parent of a teen? Regular use of marijuana begins in the
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7 Ways to Keep Your Teen Out of Trouble This Summer

“Summertime and the living is easy…” Well, not when you have teens and especially not if you work outside the home. The transition from school to summertime provides new opportunities for teens—and it can be challenging for some adolescents to cope with the change. Studies show that teens who haven’t tried drugs or alcohol are
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