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Moody Teens

Why Are Teens So Moody And Impulsive? This Neuroscientist Has The Answer

Parents often complain their teenagers are moody, impulsive and self-centered -- but it may not be their fault. The secret to understanding teens' behavior may lie in understanding their brain chemistry, says Dr. Frances Jensen, chair of the Unive...

Solved - The Mystery Of Why Teenagers Are So Moody

Teenagers are prone to being moody, self-centred and reckless because their brains function differently when they do something they enjoy, say scientists.

How To Cope With A Moody Teenager

Many of the teenagers nowadays are moody and rude. If your teen is like this, follow these instructions on how to cope with it. Let them finish their sentences without interruptions. Most teens, whether they are moody or not, hate when...

Moody Blues: How To Handle Puberty And Mood

Your gorgeous girl, who used to love spending time with her mum, suddenly turns sullen, shuts her bedroom room door and becomes moody. Where has your daughter gone, you wonder. It's a familiar cry from mums everywhere. It often seems like our love...

6 Tips For Dealing With Moody Teens & Tweens

Has your formerly easy-going kid turned into Jekyll and Hyde? Circle of Moms member Nicole H. describes it well: "...from angel to demon in 3 seconds flat!... We understand it's partly hormonal but wonder if there is more going on." From highs to ...

How To Deal With Your Moody Teenager

To a moody teen who is immersed in fear and pain and is looking for compassion and comfort, advice and solutions feel like a lecture that they don't want and don't need until they find some relief for what hurts inside.

Worried About A Moody Teen?

Everyone warns parents about the drama of the teen years—the self-righteous tears, slamming doors, inexplicable fashion choices, appalling romances. But what happens when typical teen angst starts to look like something much darker and more troubl...

Secrets Of The Teenage Brain

Several years ago Frances E Jensen’s 16-year-old son wrote off a car. A few years earlier, her other son had returned from a friend’s house with his hair dyed jet black. The University of Pennsylvania neurologist was finding her teenagers’ erratic...

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Why Are Teenagers So Moody? | Cheat Sheet

Teen moodiness has more to do with the brain than hormones. |

Seven Things To Remember During The Moody Teen Years

Science has now caught up with what parents of teens have known for eons: Teenagers are more emotional than rational. The mood swings may have a biological base. Research now indicates that key parts of the brain related to integrating emotions wi...

Why Am I In Such A Bad Mood?

Do you ever find yourself getting really irritable for almost no reason? Or suddenly feeling down without knowing why? Going from sadness to anger to joy in a matter of minutes can make many teens feel as though they're losing their grip. But why ...

Hope For Parents Of Moody Teens

He moved in a year or so ago, and I’ve spent a lot of time trying to figure out what he’s done with my sweet, thoughtful son, Nathaniel. I’ve also spent a considerable amount of time trying to figure out where, as a parent, I went astray—how it’s ...

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Parenting - Teens | 12-18y

Moody Teens

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Hormones were responsible for the moods now it could possibly be something much more....