Development: Adult Child

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Seeking Advice About Adult Daughter

A.M. asks from Washington DC

My adult daughter (30) lives with her boyfriend over 800 miles away. It's not a question of me not accepting her boyfriend because I do. I have visited her a couple ...


Oldest Adult Child Syndrome

P.O. asks from Harrisburg

How many of you moms being the oldest child in your family feel targeted at times for being independent, standing up for what you believe and always being misunderstoo...


Adult Son's Friend Too Old for Him?

K.G. asks from Dallas

My 22 yo son recently lost his job and moved in with us. My husband and I have recently moved to this area of the city (6 months now). Our neighbor next door who is ...


Adult Child Who Plays Dumb and Acts Entitled

C.J. asks from San Antonio

I guess I pretty much know my own was quite accurately pointed out to me by my wiser older sister recently. It is never going to end until my husband sets ...


What to Do About Adult Son's Girlfriend You Despise Vice Versa

L.H. asks from San Diego

I should have prefaced this with saying that I and my daughter caught her in the embrace, "new love" kind of goo goo eyes with another man almost a year ago. She walk...


Seeking Information on Family Hx of Bipolar Disorder And

S.O. asks from New York

My immediate family has a hx of bipolar disorder; I have an 8 year old daughter. As her adolescent-puberty development draws nearer I find myself preoccupied with her ...


Are We Raising a Generation of Helpless Kids?

A.B. asks from Pittsburgh

I'm not a big huffpo reader, but came across this article on a friend's FB page:


Calling All Empty Nesters and Parents of Older Children

K.M. asks from Orlando

Hi. I have a question to all the empty nesters and those who have teenage children. This year my youngest daughter is in high school as a freshman and my oldest is a s...


Age 16 , 17 and 18 Teen Who Has ALWAYS Been "Spirited" Since a Young Age

*.*. asks from New London

Tell me how you handle your 16 - 18 year old. I am NOT talking about a teen old that listens, is easy to get along with, complies with most rules. I am talking about t...


pre-K Friend Drew a Picture of Me

C.P. asks from Albuquerque

Earlier this week, dd came home with a drawing from one of the little girls in her pre-K class. The little girl "M" drew a picture of a person, a flower on each side,...