If you’re struggling to parent your teen, you may feel helpless and hopeless. But you’re not alone- we hear from thousands of parents who are in the same boat as you.
The statistics on teen drinking today are staggering- in a recent survey, over 39% of high school students admitted to drinking alcohol in the last month. So trust your gut on this- if you think your teen is drinking, it’s likely that they already are or at least have thought about it.
In our new eBook Parenting an Adopted Teen, we’ll guide you through the common issues we’ve seen in adopted teens, answer questions such as, “Do adopted kids have more problems than birth children?”, and give you practical application tips for helping your adopted teen.
Just as adults like instant access to the internet, our kids have grown to demand it, too. But as parents, how do we let our kids use this great resource without abusing it? How do we effectively balance a teen’s privacy while protecting them from a dangerous world online?
As Christmas approaches, parent-teen tensions often build because of stresses and emotions that arise from busier schedules, interrupted routines, and holiday expectations on both sides. If Christmas is supposed to be about peace and joy, why is there so much conflict between parents and their teens?