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  • Getting a Job and Online Gaming Dangers for 04/01/2017



    on April 1, 2017 at 7:00 am
    Dear Family Coach: My daughter is 16 and wants a job to save money for college. The other day, she interviewed at a local store. She will likely get the job. Unfortunately, I have a longstanding […]


  • When Your Child Is Sexted for 03/31/2017



    on March 31, 2017 at 7:00 am
    Dear Family Coach: A boy in my 14-year-old daughter’s class sexted her a picture of his privates. He asked her a few times whether she wanted to see the picture, and she declined. But he wore her […]


  • Forgetting Homework and Bottle Games for 03/25/2017



    on March 25, 2017 at 7:00 am
    Dear Family Coach: I just found out that my 10-year-old daughter has been forgetting to complete or submit school assignments. She does well on assignments when she does them. But she often gets […]


  • Lying About the Tooth Fairy and Family Time for 03/24/2017



    on March 24, 2017 at 7:00 am
    Dear Family Coach: I don’t believe in lying to my children about anything. We take an active role in showing our kids that Cinderella is a fictional character, as is Mickey Mouse. This year, my […]


  • Fat Shaming and Showing Privates for 03/18/2017



    on March 18, 2017 at 7:00 am
    Dear Family Coach: This morning, my 9-year-old came into my room to ask whether she is fat. I was devastated because I’m exceptionally careful to project a positive female body image. I never discuss […]

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