Teen girls’ transitions into adulthood “Untangled”

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The pressure to be a part of the “popular” crowd is not a new ordeal confronting teens, but the advanced technology may make them especially pronounced for teens today than during the “corded phone” days of their parents.

With their parents’ permission, some girls of the Summit Area YMCA swim team and Westover School in Middlebury, Connecticut opened up to “CBS This Morning” about the issues they’re facing.

Excerpt from Rebecca Lee’s article for CBS News- read more

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I am a retired psychologist now writing freelance . I have published Commonsense Wisdom for Everyday Life, Young Man of the Cloth, The Pastor's Inferno, Navigating Life: Commonsense Reflections for the Voyage, Release Your Stress and Reclaim Your Life, and Make the Best of Your Teen Years. I wrote a newspaper column in Batavia, NY for fourteen years. My articles are now available in my free newsletter, Sliding Otter News. Subscribe free at http://www.eepurl.com/mSt-P.

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