Tag Archives: Adolescents

Breaking Up: How Can I Get My Ex Back? (Part 2 of 2)

Jason’s 2nd Letter  Hey this is Jason from Slovakia; feel free to post my message anywhere you want.  If something happens during these days that I would have to make rash decisions I would like to get some more advice … Continue reading

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Breaking Up: How Can I Get My Ex Back? (Part 1 of 2)

The following correspondence is with an 18 year old man in Slovakia. I have changed his name to protect his privacy and edited only for clarity.  Jason’s 1st Letter  Hello Laurie,  My ex and I broke up two weeks ago … Continue reading

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My Son Boycotts Me!

[A question from "Ask Dr. Laurie:"] my son is 15, i am 54. i want him to be disciplined, but he boycotts me and his life. what can i do to bring positive energy, love, into our household? best regards, … Continue reading

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