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Are You Raising a Wise Teen?6513​We hear a lot about teens being "book smart" or "street smart."But how often do you hear about teenagers being "wise&quot...11/15/2019 8:55:09 PMJune 14th, 2018     By Father Steven Boes, President and National Executive Director, Boys Town Boys Town Model, Father Boes, Healthy Relationships, Parent-Child 2643https://www.boystown.org/blog/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
10 Signs Your Relationship Might Be Unhealthy7114The following signs are red flags that your relationship is not healthy for you and it may be time to reevaluate the relationship all together.4/30/2018 1:58:18 PMIf you answered “Yes” to some of the questions, then you may be in an unhealthy relationship Start taking steps toward identifying how to build healthy relationships, and visit 4510https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Effectively Tell Your Child “No”371316/16/2020 3:34:10 PMMake sure “No” is the answer you want to give When you say “No,” it is not a suggestion Adding volume is not the solution Saying “No” multiple times only dilutes its value 207https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Son bullied at school because of physical appearance.14517When my son was born, he was placed on his back to sleep. This made the back of his head flat. I recently found out my son is being bullied at school because of the shape of his head and that the bullies are slapping the back of his head.1/15/2019 4:50:28 PMWhen my son was born, he was placed on his back to sleep This made the back of his head flat I recently found out my son is being bullied at school because of the shape of his head 1311https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
3 Things To Do If Your Child Leaves Home Without Permission11754​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​As a parent, it is your responsibility to ensure your child’s safety.  So, remember to build parental authority. I...9/20/2017 1:47:40 PMAs a parent, it is your responsibility to ensure your child’s safety So, remember to build parental ​​authority If your child leaves home without permission, he is technically a 58751https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
5 Steps to Maintaining - Or Regaining - Parental Authority with Teens11755​​​​​If you have an older child, you can't simply walk (or carry) him to time-out or physically confine him to his room when you have to give a con...9/22/2017 8:32:08 PMIf you have an older child, you can't simply walk (or carry) him to time-out or physically confine him to his room when you have to give a consequence for negative behavior like 4922https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Accentuate the Positive: Using Praise to Change Children’s Negative Behavior11756​The following ​is a Q&A with Boys Town Behavioral expert, Dr. Patricia Gisbert, on some of the most common questions parents have about using ...1/24/2019 9:51:05 PMThe following ​is a Q&A with Boys Town Behavioral expert, Dr. Patricia Gisbert, on some of the most common questions parents have about using praise with their younger children 7980https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Accepting Criticism: A Life Skill11759Most Tweens think they know everything, and it is often very difficult for them to accept criticism. Although you may find this frustrating, it is ...6/16/2017 1:00:40 AMMost Tweens think they know everything, and it is often very difficult for them to accept criticism Although you may find this frustrating, it is developmentally appropriate for a 11343https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Co-Parenting: Two Different Households, One Parenting Approach 11785When kids are being brought up by divorced parents, they often spend time in two different households. When each household has its own set of rules ...8/25/2018 12:40:17 AMThis information is included in our Guide to Parenting for Today's Family Click here to see the rest of the guide When kids are being brought up by divorced parents, they often 2931https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Following Instructions11806When you are given an instruction, you should: Look at the person who is talking. Show that you understand. (Say, "I understand,"...9/25/2017 3:33:07 PMWhen you are given an instruction, you should Look at the person who is talking Make sure you wait until the person is done talking before you do what is asked 5172https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx