As tweens or preadolescents move towards the teens they test boundaries with those they are closest to…their family. They push back against rules and test the waters outside of the immediate family unit and move towards the ever-important peer group. But the peer group can be tricky to navigate. It can be a haven of connection and belonging. But it can also be cruel and nasty place of exclusion.Read more Friends or ‘Frenemies’?
Does this sound familiar? Your daughter seems to come home with a thundercloud face often from school, sounding off a list of things that didn’t go her way or maybe she simply won’t discuss it with you. She continues to storm around the house or maybe hides away, playing small in her room or watching TV … Read more Resilience Matters
Powerful Me is the Flagship Course for Girl Empowered. Powerful Me was created because the tween years don’t come with a ‘How to guide’ and they are more often that not the beginning of the turbulent teen years. The early tween experiences have the power to shape the social terrain of your daughters tween years. … Read more Powerful Me