Arguments Between Step-Parents And Their Children

Arguments between step parents and their children occur on a regular basis. The reason why is that until the biological children can accept the step family and vice versa there will be tension, problems, and arguments. A step parent must find a way to alleviate the fears and anxieties experienced by their biological children in … Read more

Parental Death And Sibling Rivalry

To a child, losing a parent can impact each and every single area of life. From issues of self esteem, to guilt, to gender identity, parental death causes so many different emotions and responses. Parental death can even impact the way that siblings relate to one another. While it is true that sometimes parental death … Read more

Finding the Right Adoption Agency

Depending on where you live, there may be many different options available to you in terms of finding the right adoption agency. Even if you live in a rather rural area, it is likely that there are two or three adoption agencies that you can pick from. Finding the right adoption agency is, in many … Read more

Sibling Rivalry And A New Baby

The fact of the matter is that when a new baby arrives in a household certain things are going to change. There is going to be a lot more noise, first of all. You are going to be busier than you were before. There is going to be all sorts of new equipment, such as … Read more

At What Age Do Teens Become Fertile?

The age at which a child becomes fertile can vary greatly from one individual to the next. It is possible, if not common, for a girl to begin menstruating as young as the age of nine or ten, although the twelve to thirteen age range is much more common. Once a girl begins to menstruate, … Read more