RESOURCES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

TEENS

WEBSITES

www.blogtalkradio.com/TeenGirlsRadio/page/1

www.TeenInk.com

www.Unigo.com  re college reviews by the students who go there

www.LovetoKnow.com  teen section covers advice on bullies clothing, puberty, young love peer pressure and self esteem

www.Gurl.com  interactive site with games, polls, articles and tips on friends and cheating boyfriends, with a section to post questions

www.AtomicTeen.com/girls advice on makeup and boys, music reviews, and a teen message board

www.CosmeticIndustry.com/links/teens.html  information about the large number of products available to teens in the health and beauty industry

www.IndependentMeans.com  financial information for young people who want control of their finances

www.Spiffer.com  beauty tips

www.GirlSense.com  fashion and fun

www.Seventeen.com  as in the magazine Seventeen

www.TeenFreeway.com  free items for teens

www.ZoeysRoom.com  geared toward teens age 10-14 with emphasis on science, technology and math

http://avert.org/youth.html  AIDS information for teens

www.ChannelOne.com  leading television news network for teens nationwide

www.YouthVoices.ca  youth-driven media and participatory research

www.child.net/dallas.htmcomplete guide to things to do in Dallas TX

www.FosterClub.com  for teens in the foster care system

www.Teen.com  teen entertainment, sports, colleges, and celeb news

www.MyFuture.com  career and college information

www.TeenDriving.com  tips for teenage drivers

www.TheSecureStudent.com  finances for teens

www.Sexetc.org  sex ed for teens by teens

www.Student.com  everything college

www.child.net/teenyr.html  vote for the most outstanding or cool teen 13-19

www.TeenThinkTanks.org  nonprofit that engages teens in brainstorming re school violence

www.TeenWorldNews.com  international news for teens

www.TeenCentral.net  celebs talk about their own teen years

www.TeenWisdom.com  

MOVIES

“13”

Freaky Friday

Princess Bride

The New Goodnight Kiss:  About teen girls having sex and oral sex (2009)

http://www.thenewgoodnightkiss.com

 

PARENTS

BOOKS

Battles Into Bridges

Sex and Sensibility:  The Thinking Parent’s Guide to Talking Sense About Sex

Adolescence:  Guiding Youth Through the Perilous Ordeal

Girls on the Verge:  Debutante Dips, Drive-bys, and Other Initiations

Childhood in America

Good Enough Parent:  A Book on Child Rearing

In a Different Voice:  Psychological Theory and Women’s Development

The Romance of Risk:  Why Teenagers Do the Things They Do

My Mother/My Self:  The Daughter’s Search for Identity

A Tribe Apart:  A Journey into the Heart of American Adolescence

Uncommon Sense for Parents with Teenagers

Field Guide to the American Teenager:  A Parent’s Companion

Parent Effectiveness Training:  The Proven Program for Raising Responsible Children

Odd Girl Out:  The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls

Real Boys:  Rescuing Our Sons from the Myths of Boyhood

Staying Connected to Your Teenager:  How to Keep Them Talking to You and How to

Hear What They’re Really Saying

 

Reviving Ophelia:  Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls

Yes, Your Teen is Crazy!:  Loving Your Kid Without Losing Your Mind

How to Talk So Teens Will Listen and Listen So Teens Will Talk

Is Your Teen Stressed or Depressed?:  A Practical and Inspirational Guide For Parents

 of Hurting Teenagers

Non Violent Communication:  A Language of Life

Queen Bees and Wannabees