Welcome to the Exploring Teens Online Directory

 

> Are you the parent or carer of teenagers?

> Are you struggling to find activities, events, products or services to help you, help your teen? 

 

THEN YOU'VE COME TO THE RIGHT PLACE!

 

Exploring Teens is Australia's only online directory for parents of teenagers. A must-have resource that will prove invaluable.

 

When combined with our public Facebook page and our closed Facebook group, you have a mountainous supply of information, support and ideas to help navigate the teenage years.

 

Featured Directory Listings

Counselling & Support ​ For Parents with Madeleine Thesseling

Combining strength-based & solution-focused strategies, Madeleine is passionate about empowering parents & supporting families becoming “unstuck”. Her genuine counselling & coaching style promotes positive change within families facing challenges.

Mindworx Psychology

Mindworx Psychology offers help for children, adolescents, adults and couples in the areas of anxiety, stress, depression, parenting, grief, anger, separation and divorce, learning difficulties, ADHD, eating disorders, relationships...and more

Australian School of Etiquette

At the Australian School of Etiquette we believe that if our youth are taught how to develop into independent, respectful and motivated adults they are on the road to success. We aim to assist your children to become the best version of themselves.

Here's a quick guide on how our site works.

(click the links below to browse a list of ALL items for each TYPE of listing )

 

Directory - a listing of businesses who can help us, help our teens.  Whether it be for example, via a business that can help our teens organise their study, or an activity provider who can give our teens something fun to do!

 

Deals - special offers our businesses can provide

 

Events - a listing of events and activities for us or our teens

 

Market Place - articles that showcase in detail, the work that our businesses do (ie sponsored editorial)

 

Articles - editorial pieces that provide a helpful insight into particular areas that challenge us as we parent our teens.

 

TIP - to search by state, enter the full name, not the abbreviation ie New South Wales (instead of NSW) - but it will also pick up anything with any of those words in the listing.

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Recent items from the Market Place

more articles from the Market Place
October 30, 2019
20 Gift Ideas for Teens - 2019
20 Gift Ideas for Teens - 2019

Stuck for ideas for your tween/teen for Christmas? If so, then check out our 2019 Gift Guide! We've found 20 fabulous gift ideas that are certain to be loved.

November 29, 2018
School holiday activities for teens
School holiday activities for teens

Looking for something for your teens in the holidays? Check out these fabulous ideas and suggestions!

November 23, 2018
20 Gift Ideas for Teens - 2018
20 Gift Ideas for Teens - 2018

Trying to find that 'special' gift for your teen? We've got you covered! Gifts for all occasions that teens will love.

By Exploring Teens

Recent Articles

October 25, 2019
Where are those sheep when you need them?
Where are those sheep when you need them?

We often praise people who don’t have a ‘sheep mentality’. Those who can forge their own way and not simply be lead. It’s a quality I admire and try to practice. And that’s all well and good, but as I discovered yesterday, there are moments when the ‘sheep mentality’ deserves consideration.   My husband and I st...

October 22, 2018
How to Prepare for the Transition from Year 11 to Year 12
How to Prepare for the Transition from Year 11 to Year 12

How to Prepare for the Transition from Year 11 to Year 12 By Rowan Kunz   The transition from Year 11 to Year 12 can be challenging. The workload increases, expectations change and it’s easy to become overwhelmed. While some students find they are well prepared for the transition, other students can find it m...

March 29, 2019
Understanding Anxiety
Understanding Anxiety

Understanding Anxiety Anxiety, fear and worry are a normal part of life, particularly for teens. For some young people, anxiety can be a big problem. By Professor Jennie Hudson   During the teen years, the pressure to succeed at school can increase, as does the pressure to ‘fit in’. Although feelings of fe...

March 13, 2018
25 things we say to our teens
25 things we say to our teens

  And if it all gets too much, feel free to join our closed Facebook group for parents/carers of teens.  We are a peer support group, that practices empathy before judgement. [click here to join]  

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