Parenting – Risk Factors

Risk factors and protective factors As they grow up, youth are exposed to a number of factors which may either increase their risk for, or protect them from, problems such as abusing drugs or engaging in delinquent behavior. “Risk factors” are any circumstances that may increase youths’ likelihood of engaging in risky behaviors. Conversely, “protective …

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Parenting Tips

[dropcap]R[/dropcap]aising kids today is arguably harder than ever before. But, there are some ways to help ease the stress and strain of raising your little ones and prevent behaviour problems through good parenting. [checklist] Establish “together time” Establish a regular weekly routine for doing something special with your child — even if it’sjust going out …

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