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Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

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Friday

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April 2011

Parenting Guide – Starting Point for Massachusetts Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on class, course, guide, issues, Massachusetts, parenting, parents, problems, risk, teen, teenagers, youth

You have managed to raise your kid during twelve difficult years. There was that time when you were completely new at parenting, when your baby totally depended on you, but you managed it. There was time when you had to teach your kid to talk, walk and do everything else. There was preschool age, and the worst problems at school. Still, now that you are experienced parent, you are scared…

Thursday

21

April 2011

Who Can Help Teenagers with Problems in Maryland?

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

Problems of teenagers are solvable, if they seek for help in time. Teens today deal with all sorts of troubles, beside the usual changes as they grow up turning into grown ups. Usual problems are skin changes and fast body growing, but they are ease to solve or adapt, and they don’t last for long. However, there are psychological and other problems that need serious attention and involvement…

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…

Thursday

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February 2011

Taking Parenting Classes in Arizona – Teen Parenting

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arizona, classes, parenting, parents, problems, teen, teenagers, teens, trouble

We grew up, finished our education, got a job, had children of our own and now it is time to go back to classes. It appears that parenting in Arizona became so hard that almost everyone need help with their children. This is not because parents are less capable then before, but because life itself became harder, and spare time is a privilege. Parenting classes are not there so someone…

Thursday

17

February 2011

A Short Parenting Guide for Arizona Parents

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arizona, guide, parenting, parenting guide, parents, problems, teen, teenage, teens

There is not really a guide that can apply to all parents, since it is a very vide topic. As children are different, so are the parents. Some will expect more from their children, some will be happy as long their kids are live and healthy. Still, we can try to summon some basics that can apply to all average families. First and basic is that your child is your…

Wednesday

16

February 2011

Disciplining Teenagers Tips – Arkansas Teen Problems

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arkansas, discipline, disciplining, problems, teen, teenage, teenagers, teens

There is this old, true saying: Little kids, little problems – big kids, big problems. Parents in Arkansas feel this on their own skin every day. Avoid this problems getting even bigger by disciplining your teenagers on time. As soon as they enter teen age, and everything begins to change for them, their behavior will start changing, too. You can be surprised how your well raised chilled, that never caused…

Monday

14

February 2011

Teen Problems - Single Parents from New York Need Help

by At-Risk.org Staff, on mothers, new, new york, parents, problems, single, teen, teenage, york

Being a parent is a hard. Being a single parent: at least as twice as hard. While you have to play the roll of both mom and dad, you have also to fight financial problem with only one paycheck, instead of two. There is never enough time for your job, child or children, and finally, for yourself. Dating is much harder when you are single with kids. Still, some people,…

Friday

11

February 2011

A Whole Lot of Teenage Problems in Arizona

by At-Risk.org Staff, on abuse, Arizona, drug, pregnancy, problems, substance, suicide, teen, teenage, teens

Teen age is the most puzzling age in our lifetime. Everything is changing so fast, that a young mind can get very confused and frightened by all the problem suddenly happened in life. First, the body will grow, skin will change and sometimes one can think he became someone else. New emotions will be found and first sympathies. Change of school and new adaptations… These are all problems that…

Monday

18

January 2010

Harmful effects of common drugs

by At-Risk.org Staff, on addiction, alcohol abuse, blood pressure, cancer, depressants, drugs, ecstasy, effects, heart, heartbeat, liver, lung, marijuana, problems, risk, stimulants, stomach, teens, tobacco smoke

Some of the common drugs that teens are involved in are alcohol, marijuana, heroine, cocaine, crack, amphetamines, methamphetamines, ecstasy, PCP, mushrooms, steroid, tobacco, Lysergic Acid Diethyl amide or LSD, Ritalin, and designer drugs. There are other drugs you should look at through this link. All teens and parents should know the facts – these drugs have side effects, even when taken in small quantities. Although different drugs have different effects on…

Thursday

14

January 2010

All about body mass calculators and how they works

by At-Risk.org Staff, on body, body mass calculator, body mass index, calculator, circumference, diabetes, height, indicator, kilograms, malnutrition, mass, morbidly, obese, online, overweight, problems, risk, waist, weight

A body mass calculator, or a BMI calculator, calculates the body mass index, or the BMI. Body mass index is the ratio of your mass in kilograms to the square of your height in meters. Alternatively, you can get the BMI by dividing the weight in pounds by the height in inches squared and then multiplying this by 703. This is important for people in the United States where pounds,…