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Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

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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…

Tuesday

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February 2011

Reading Parenting Books - Imperative for Parents in Arkansas

by At-Risk.org Staff, on Arkansas, books, parenting, parents, reading, teen, teenagers, teens

We want our children to learn and be educated, but we also have to inform ourselves on parenting. Written word is a great tool of learning. As statistic shows, people from Arkansas should read more, so why not start with books on parenting. Parenting books are not just for parents new parents, yet introduced to challenge of parenting. There are also books for parents to be, and even the ones…

Sunday

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February 2011

Practical Parenting – Raising Teen Children in New York

by At-Risk.org Staff, on new, new york, parenting, parents, practical, raising, teen, teenagers, teens, troubled, york

Practical parenting takes time, and this will be your hardest task when raising children, as it is usually very hard to find time for those who live and work in New York. Still, parent must find a way to manage it, so they can teach their children good behavior. Well behaved child won’t become over night, and it takes a lot of modeling and learning. The more time…

Saturday

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February 2011

Some Good Parenting Tips for Parent in California

by At-Risk.org Staff, on california, good, parenting, parents, teen, tenage, trouble

If you are a parent from California, raising your child may be very difficult to you. Sometimes you may feel lost, and don’t know what is the right thing to do. Perhaps you just can’t find time to do all your errands and still commit yourself to your child. Perhaps you have done everything you could, but still you are not completely satisfied. Here are some…

Friday

18

February 2011

How to Develop Good Parenting Skills – Alabama Parents Guide

by At-Risk.org Staff, on alabama, guide, parenting, parents, skills, teen, teenagers, teens

Good parenting skills are developed over the years of practicing. Every one of us actually have the skills to become a good parent, it is just the matter of using them. We are to choose a parenting style of approach and techniques we will use to raise our children. Here are some of the parenting skills and advices recommended by Alabama professionals: - Love and affection – A child needs…

Thursday

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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…

Tuesday

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February 2011

How to Discipline Children - Teen Problems in California

by At-Risk.org Staff, on california, children, discipline, kid, parents, teen, teenage

Disciplining children in California is a skill that needs to be developed over the years, as your child grows. Ways of discipline will change as it gets older. Positive discipline leads to well-behaved children, which will save from troubles later, when they grow older. Do not mistake discipline with punishment. It is more of learning, giving instructions, setting rules, teaching your child right from wrong. Discipline methods will vary as…

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,…

Sunday

13

February 2011

Problems of Teenage Mothers in Alabama – Teen Problems

by At-Risk.org Staff, on alabama, mother, mothers, pregnancy, single, teen, teenage, young

Alabama has one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in the US. Every year, more than 8000 babies are born by teenage girls, aged 12-19 years old. 1st county by percentage ranks Lowndes County. Statistic also says that 80% of teenage pregnancies are unintended and to unmarried teens. 70% of teen pregnancies are fathered by men older than 20. Unintended birth often leads to unplanned marriages or single parenting. These…