• Family and Parenting,  Parenting

    CAN ACADEMIC COACHING END YOUR TEEN’S SCHOOL PROBLEMS?

    Is your teen a potential school dropout? Does he bring home poor grades and is he late with assignments? How do you help when your teen is having ongoing school problems? It is incredibly difficult to deal with your teenager’s disappointment in and anger with himself at his failing grades. Do you fear that he may join the ranks of school dropouts? Imagine if you could wave a magic wand and free him from his struggling student status? How wonderful it would be to see a happy, smiling face instead of the strained, sulky expression whenever it is time for homework or school. IS ACADEMIC COACHING THE RIGHT FIX FOR…

  • How do you stay connected to teenagers? First, learn how to unplug from your parent role to win your teen's trust. Next, find simple activities to do with your teenager. Allow him to choose the activities. The end result will be you getting to know your teen well - his likes, interests, things that bother him etc.
    Family and Parenting,  Parenting

    TEENAGE LIFE: WHY YOUR SUPPORT IS VITAL

    Teenage life is like being held hostage on an out of control rollercoaster. As a parent, you’re held captive on this journey by an alien you vaguely recognize. One thing you do know is that his bad habits are one of the reasons for your high-stress levels. There is no escape from this hostage drama. But, you may be allowed into the sacred secret life of a teenager today. The daily dramas of teen life make a tennis game against Federer feel like a lazy Sunday morning picnic. But let me tell you that your teenager is probably stressed too with all the changes he has to deal with. But here’s the…

  • Use the thrill of surfing to bond with your teenager.
    Family and Parenting,  Parenting

    10 KILLER WAYS TO CONNECT WITH YOUR MOODY TEEN (Updated 2019)

    Do you know that there are simple ways to connect with your teen during the teenage years that actually work like crazy? You’re shaking your head in disbelief, right? Because you know that a simple good morning is often greeted with a scowl. An innocent how was school today is met with a scathing verbal personal attack that leaves you stunned. You’re really desperate to bridge the yawning gap with your teen. But just daydream with me for a minute. Imagine how wonderful it would be to have your teenager returning your hugs instead of shrugging you off. Or sharing the day to day events of his day over his…