Parent embracing daughter

The impact of teenage years on families is varied. Find common family issues and situations in this section.

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Deciding what to change

Change happens – it’s a fact of life. When it happens spontaneously it can be confusing and disturbing as well as exciting.

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Teenage girl talking to a counsellor

Are you puzzled or frustrated by your teenager’s behaviour? The truth is that they’re still developing, so they still need your help. Read more about teenage mental health here.

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Jenny's son Gavin was drinking heavily and staying out all night, find out how she and her husband got help talking to Gavin about his behaviour.

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