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Tips for Teens

The teen years can be brutal, especially when you feel like you are on the outside looking in. If you have ever felt like that, then this is the section for you. This is where you will find tips, strategies, and advice to help you get your social life going – and keep it going.

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Why you are lonely

Everyone feels lonely from time to time, but if you find that you’re always feeling lonely, it might be time to figure out why.

What to do when you can’t relate

If you have trouble relating to your peers, check this out.

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Conversation Pitfalls You Need to Avoid

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What to Expect in High School (and what it means for your social life)

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Four ways Independence can help your Social Life

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How to stay Social over Summer Break

There’s something a little bitter sweet about the end of school. Even if you’ve been counting down the days since September, you can still feel unsure when that final bell rings. You’ve probably gotten used to seeing your friends every day in class, during lunch, and at after-school activities. In the coming weeks, you may [...]

4 Tips for a Friendship that is Drifting Apart

Sometimes in life, our friendships are totally solid. You find someone who always has your back, year after year, through thick and thin. And while we all strive for the unchanging, unbreakable bonds we see on TV, we sometimes forget that these friendships are a rarity. It’s much more common for relationships to change over [...]