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Professional Resources

Resources to help school personnel, counselors, social workers, faith-based staff, parent educators, public health staff, and others work with teens and their families.

Other Recommended Resources

Teen Link — A guide to resources on teen issues for educators, parents, and other working with adolescents.

What's New With Teens and Their Families? — Resources from the past Research Updates for Professionals.

Alcohol Use and Young People — Resources for families and professionals on teen alcohol use.

Helping Youth Succeed: Bicultural Parenting for Southeast Asian Families — Lesson plans, video, and more to help families and professionals understand Southeast Asian family perspectives about parenting and address issues in a bi-cultural context.

Developing Adolescents: A Reference for ProfessionalsAmerican Psychological Association — A guide for understanding and working with adolescents.

The Teen Years Explained: A Guide to Healthy Adolescent DevelopmentCenter for Adolescent Health, John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health — Essential guide for people who work with young people and for youth-serving organizations.

Raising Teens: A Synthesis of Research and a Foundation for ActionCenter for Work, Family, and Personal Life, Massachusetts Institute of Technology — Website that makes research more accessible and useful to those who work with and on behalf of parents, adolescents, and families.

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