Pre-teens communicating and relationships: in a nutshell

Relationships change as your child gets older. Although your child might want more privacy and more time with friends, family love and support are still critical for helping your child make responsible decisions and build caring relationships.

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Our Parenting Teenagers alerts offer ideas to help you keep the lines of communication open with your child.
 

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