At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

maine

Monday

25

April 2011

Benefits of Reading Books on Parenting Maine teens

by At-Risk.org Staff, on books, learning, maine, parenting, parents, reading, teenagers, teens

A good book can be your best friend in need always available to you and with all the answers that you need. Spending time with a book can be much more worth then spending time in front of a TV, especially if you are educating yourself on subjects that really mater to you, like parenting children. Having a good book near can save your time when you need urgent answers…

Monday

18

April 2011

Difficult Tasks for Maine Young Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on difficulty, maine, parenting parents, TASKS, teenagers, teens

Teens today like to experiment with everything, especially with things they know they should not do - fast driving, alcohol, drugs and premature sex. Sexual education is present everywhere nowadays, but it seems it is not present enough or teens are too stubborn to pay nay attention. Beside sexually transmitted diseases, there is also a risk of pregnancy. For many families from Maine it is more then just a risk,…

Tuesday

12

April 2011

Finding Parent Resources is Helpful for Maine Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on maine, parenting, parents, resources, risk, teenagers, teens, youth

Today, it is almost impossible to raise a teen without extra outside help. There are numerous new problems that we face in today’s world, and we simply can’t be prepared for all of them. Still, we have to try to learn as much as we can in order to protect our children. More resources for parents we find - more chance we have to succeed in…

Thursday

07

April 2011

Maine Parents, Stay Connected With Your Children

by At-Risk.org Staff, on communication, maine, parenting, parents, risk, teenagers, teens, youth

Many times, as their children get older, Maine parents feel that they are also growing apart from them. When they enter the teen age, children want to explore the world and get to know it behind the boundaries of family home. They want to hang with their friends, meet new people and do stuff on their own. In their busy schedule, there is not much time left for their parents.…

Saturday

02

April 2011

Common Problems while Parenting Teenagers for Maine Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on at risk, maine, parenting, parents, problems, teenagers, teens, youth

When your child comes to teen age, many things will change in life of your family. New problems will appear, different habits will create, you will probably experience differences in a relationship with your kids… and for most Maine parents this is sudden and unexpected so soon. Today, it seems that kids grow faster than before. They seem mature and smarter for their age, and very often get angry…