Or, if he starts to display one of these stereotypes, it’s important to understand the reasons behind it.A mother whose infant child was allegedly murdered by her former lover has spoken out about her harrowing story to television host Dr Phil.

Support her endeavors and interests including hobbies and extracurricular activities.

Teens who have a sense of self-worth and value themselves are less likely to try to "find themselves" in other people, notes Dr. Further, encourage group activities to prevent your teen from having too much alone time with her partner. Teens need to feel respect and trust as developing adults.

This isn’t just about holding doors open for ladies and using manners during dinner; it’s about respect, courtesy and what’s appropriate when it comes to dating as a teen.

Be a good role model for your teen regarding the appropriate way to treat -- and be treated by -- the opposite sex, advises Dr.

But, it’s better to prepare your teen for the world of dating than not.

Whether you are the parent of a teen boy or girl, you need to teach your teen proper dating etiquette.

Recess is an American animated television series created by Paul Germain and Joe Ansolabehere (credited as "Paul and Joe") and produced by Walt Disney Television Animation.

The series focuses on six elementary school students and their interaction with other classmates and teachers.

The child's mother told Dr Phil through tears about what Franklin did next.