At-Risk

Resources for parents of at-risk and troubled teens.

teenage attitude

Monday

14

April 2008

Sensible drinking strategies

by At-Risk.org Staff, on teenage attitude, teenage behavior, teenage issues, troubled teenagers

How does sensible drinking work? Star to teach your kid from an early stage. Discuss the immediate consequences of heavy drinking,such as hangover, passing out, vomiting and dizziness. Explain about the relationship between drinking and dangerous behavior. Teach your teenagers about sensible strategies like standard drink recommendation, pacing (alternating alcohol drinks with non-alcohol drinks, and not drinking with an empty stomach. Let your kids know about the dangers of…

Monday

14

April 2008

Tuesday

08

April 2008

Dealing with Emo kids

by At-Risk.org Staff, on teenage attitude, teenage behavior, teenage discipline, teenage issues, troubled teenagers

Sometimes teenagers have a hard time determining what they are feeling. As parents, you probably know when kids are bit disappointed, irritated, or tired. Of course, these feelings are natural, but expressing them need to be channeled. This is the part when parents step in and help the teen kids deal with the problem. It is about teaching them how to identify the cause, determining the emotional extent, and then…

Monday

07

April 2008

Helping teenagers deal with failure

by At-Risk.org Staff, on teenage attitude, teenage behavior, teenage issues, troubled teenagers

Losing or failure is one of the things that teenagers have a hard time coping, or at least for some of them. There are kids who could manage to sulk for about 30 minutes about a certain situation. Others, on the other hand, could not really take it and eventually they don't know how to deal with it. This frustration could last for days or weeks. If this happens, parents…

Friday

04

April 2008

Common teenage issues

by At-Risk.org Staff, on teenage attitude, teenage behavior, teenage issues, teenagers and budgeting, teenagers and money, troubled teenagers

When kids become teenagers, parents should be ready for that "talk." In most cases, having that delicate conversation with your growing children could be very challenging and awkward. So before that exact moment happen, you make sure that you are prepared. Here's the list of what you are about to discuss with your teenagers: eating smoking alcohol drugs sex…