Understanding
your Teen's Adolescence

Understand

Find out why your teen acts the way they do

Listen

Tools to help you better communicate with your teen

Support

You are not alone; Resources for you (and your teen)

Introduction to TEEN LINE

News for Parents

Coronavirus Support

There’s no doubt, COVID-19 has upended all of our lives.  We are living in unprecedented times with no concrete end in sight.  Uncertainty breeds anxiety, and being housebound can create or exacerbate conflict.  Developmentally, teens are moving away from their dependence on their parents, and spending more time with peers.  This “stay at home” directly […]

How to Help Your Teen Through the Coronavirus Shutdown

It’s a very uncertain time that’s for sure.  We don’t know how long this current state is going to last, which is scary.  Events are being cancelled right and left, which can throw all of us into a tailspin.  The activities our teens love and look forward to (sports, dances, trips, etc.) are on hold, […]

Supporting your LGBTQ+ Youth

We are lucky this week to have a guest blogger, Anais Plasketes (she/her). Anais is a licensed psychotherapist and sexuality educator in the Greater Los Angeles area.  She is passionate about working with youth grades 3-12 in school systems and their parents around issues of sexuality and development through a non-shame based, empowerment, and autonomy […]