School has begun! If your son is a young adolescent, maybe 11-12 years old, your patience will likely be tested from the first day of school as you try to motivate him to get organized with his school work. You might think that you…[Read more...]
Your Son and HW Organization: Can the Two Coexist?
August 30, 2018 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
Pregnancy Prevention: What Does Your Son Know?
August 23, 2018 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
Preventing pregnancy involves both parties being clearly informed. What does your son know about eggs in a girl’s ovaries? Do you think it is important for your son to know something about girl reproductive anatomy? Boys could benefit from learning more about girl reproductive anatomy.…[Read more...]
“Boys Will Be Boys” | Explaining “Boy Behavior”
March 29, 2017 Written by: Dr. Shelley Metten
“Boys will be boys” is a common expression we hear to explain adolescent boy behavior. Let’s consider this example. Your 10-year old son comes flying down the street on his skateboard, without a helmet, completely unaware of the potential danger to himself. The thrill of…[Read more...]