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4 Things to Know About Teens Who Self-Medicate

 Student Story: Aiden

Some teens drink and do drugs in an effort to fit in with the cool kids. But others do so for a far more alarming reason. This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston talks about kids who use drugs and alcohol as a way to self-medicate and dull their painful emotions.


Common Mistakes That Parents of Teens Make

 Student Story: Laura

Do you keep your teen on a tight leash? Do you tend to talk more than you listen? These mistakes may be easy to make, but their consequences are hard to undo. This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston identifies three of the most common parenting mistakes—and how to correct them.


What If Your Teen is Becoming Someone You Don’t Know or Like?

Student Story: Daniel

One day, your teen is a kind, engaged member of the family. The next, they’re disrespectful and rebellious. What happened? And, more importantly, how should you respond? This weekend on Parenting Today’s Teens, Mark Gregston shares what parents should do if their teen is turning into someone they don’t like.