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parenting teenagers


Flexible parenting: All you need to know

March 29, 2022 8:00 pm

"Flexibility in parenting does not indicate that we should always give in to all our kids' whims and demands"

How sleep impacts teenagers’ mental health

January 06, 2022 6:30 pm

"The pandemic has made matters worse with more and more teens living a sedentary lifestyle" said Dr Vihan Sanyal

How social media overdose impacts teenagers’ mental health

December 07, 2021 5:09 pm

"There are many effective modalities in psychotherapy which can help young adults to break free from excessive use of social media", said Dr Vihan Sanyal

Pandemic challenges: Here's what parents should know about interacting with teenagers

February 10, 2021 6:07 pm

The adolescent faces various threats right now. Their biggest support, their friends, have been taken away.

Is your teen using social media? Here's what you need to know

June 25, 2020 6:39 pm

'The next couple of times that you log on to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter, just be aware of what little things that you do, can cause a huge impact on your future, and how it affects other people around you.'

10 life skills and useful activities that teenager can learn during lockdown

May 24, 2020 7:17 pm

This difficult time of COVID 19 could be easily turned into family bonding and experiential learning.

It's not teenage drama: 5 ways to tackle suicidal talk

October 10, 2019 2:23 pm

Mental Health Awareness India: Parents must keep communication doors open, be positive and non-judgmental, listen and express support, care, love while acknowledging their thoughts and their challenges.

Your teen girl's room guide: High-energy with a cosy vibe

October 07, 2019 7:07 pm

“Light up the study area well, with ambient lighting in the remaining space. Something as simple as a bunch of string lights hung behind the bed work wonders for a girl's room.”

Build a strong foundation for your teenager in the crucial years

October 07, 2019 2:37 pm

Teenagers experience a surge of hormonal changes and there may be various behavioural changes like irritability, anger, sorrow, laziness and need for isolation at times.

How to organise your tween's sleepover at home with friends

October 05, 2019 6:16 am

"Have an assortment of snacks and finger foods handy so they can munch on all night. Go for disposable plates and cutlery in bamboo and paper. This reduces the risk of anyone stepping on it in the middle of the night and getting hurt.”