Blog Tag: teens

From Boys to Men Webinar Series

Based on her latest book, Maggie Dent presents… 3 webinars, 3 evenings, lifetime access to the content[...]

From Boys to Men Webinar Series

Based on her latest book, Maggie Dent presents… 3 webinars, 3 evenings, lifetime access to the content[...]

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Advice for teen boys from men who’ve been there

When I was doing research for my 2020 book “From Boys to Men”, it was[...]

From Boys to Men Webinar Series

Based on her latest book, Maggie Dent presents… 3 webinars, 3 evenings, lifetime access to the content[...]

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Why Teens Don’t Like to Leave their Comfort Zone

Do you have a teen who finds it hard to spread their wings and leave[...]

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The importance of being heard

I have spent some time recently reflecting and pondering on the last 44 years. Since[...]

Alcohol, Drugs, Parties & Teens Online masterclass with Maggie Dent and Paul Dillon

Alcohol, Drugs, Parties & Teens Online masterclass with Maggie Dent and Paul Dillon One of[...]

Learning the Language of Boys Masterclass with Susan Stiffelman

Learning the Language of Boys Masterclass with Susan Stiffelman and Maggie Dent This masterclass is[...]

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Tweens, Teens and Phones

In this ‘Maggie Moment’, parenting author, educator and author of the 2020 release “From Boys[...]

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The scary reality of a teen’s search for identity in a world of socials, selfies and fake news

One of the fundamental biological drivers of adolescence is the search for identity. And let’s[...]

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Supporting our kids & teens during isolation

Maggie chatted with ABC News Breakfast about how we can support our kids and teens[...]

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S2 Episode 5 – Raising teens — Parental As Anything ABC Podcast

Parenting teenagers when they’re moody, disrespectful and rebellious is tough. But even as they reach the[...]

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Our adolescents are passive and inactive and we can’t just blame screens 

We grown-ups know that eating well, sleeping well and exercising well are the three key[...]

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Why my own adolescent struggle made me support this important initiative

When I was a teenager, I had some pretty dark times and I almost didn’t[...]

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Teenage brains are under siege but there are three ways parents can connect

Maggie wrote an analysis piece for the ABC’s news and analysis division on why we[...]

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Top Tips for Caring Communication with Teens

The task of ‘lighthouses’ is to help young people find their unique strengths and weaknesses,[...]

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Why emotional turmoil in adolescence is normal

I care deeply about young people and have done since I too was a moody,[...]

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Roosters & Lambs as Teenagers

In this ‘Maggie Moment’, Maggie talks about how temperament may be a factor in how[...]