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It's not you, it's us: Parent – teen relationships are a two-way street

We recently talked about parenting styles on Episode 67 of The Family Anatomy Podcast, but although “parenting” is the widely accepted term, it simplifies the parent-child relationship into something the adult does to (or hopefully for) the child. It’s clearly more complicated than that – how parents deal with their kids depends on the parent,…

The angry soccer parent

Science Daily reported on a study by a kinesiology student at the University of Maryland indicating that the mechanisms of “sideline rage” are similar to those found in drivers with road rage. The researcher found that control-oriented parents are more likely to take events in the game as being personally directed against themselves or their…