5 Ways to Boost Your Teen's Self-Esteem
It hasn't been long since I walked the hallowed halls of high school. And while today's teens exhibit many differences from my generation of awkward adolescents, one thing remains the same: the tiniest phrase or action can send them into a downward spiral of self-doubt. Try as we might — and believe me, we do — but we can't protect our children from every insult that's thrown at them. We can, however, give them the tools to combat those who try to hurt them, even if they are only hurting themselves. Here, some tricks to building your teen up, so others can't bring them down.