Your child will have learned how to be more independent and self-reliant than he was when he lived at home....This means that you’ll have to change your old ways of interacting with your child and accommodate his new, adult status.
It is hard to be a teenager. As anyone with teenaged children can tell you, it’s even harder to parent them. Teenagers are vacillating between developmental stages, wanting to both be much like an adult, but have none of the responsibility or accountability that comes with that. As parents, we can easily become frustrated, and […]
Sexuality is a pretty important topic in any teenagers life. With hormones raging and love interests abounding, it seems to be on every teen’s mind. It is important to realize, though, that sexuality is much more than just having sex or thinking about having sex. Sexuality refers to both sexual feelings towards others and one’s […]
Are you the parent who says, “Nobody’s going to tell me how to raise my kids. What was good enough for me is good enough for them. I was smacked all the time, and I came out just fine.”