At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

boys

Sunday

10

April 2011

Parenting Sons and Helping Michigan Boys on a Way of Becoming Men

by At-Risk.org Staff, on boys, michigan, parenting, parents, risk, sons, teenagers, teens, youth

Some parents, especially fathers, want their sons to become “real men”, treating them differently from their daughters and pushing them more into sports, making them tough. Of course, you cannot raise your boys and girls the same, but just because you have a boy, it does not mean that he doesn’t need affection as well. In fact, while they are younger, many boys from Michigan tend…

Tuesday

01

March 2011

California Parents โ€“ Prepare for Difficulties of Parenting Boys

by At-Risk.org Staff, on boys, california, children, parenting, teenage, teenagers, teens

Parenting is not easy at all, but many parents from California say that parenting boys is even tougher than raising a girl, especially when they get older. Perhaps some of the parents with daughters will not agree with them, but, tougher or not, there are certainly some differences. Parents do not make these differences when they choose toys depending on sex of a baby, or blue and red pajamas. Dissimilarities…