A s prom season approaches, it is simple to conjure intimate thoughts of dating rituals we experienced sometime ago. Possibly the thought of dozens of sweet young families dancing that is slow paper streamers coaxes a nostalgic sigh or two.
Ah, truth. If youвЂ™re the moms and dad of a young child that has recently began middle school, prepare for a distinctly brand new scene that is dating. Yes, the prom even as we knew it nevertheless exists, but also its drama pales in comparison to todayвЂ™s boy-girl relationship dilemmas.
вЂњItвЂ™s maybe not your moms and dadsвЂ™ dating anymore,вЂќ concedes Robin Gurwitch, a medical psychologist at the Duke Center for Child and Family Health. (suite…)