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HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR TEENAGE CHILD

MORE ABOUT HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR TEENAGE CHILD, PART II

Teenagers tend to prove themselves with everyone: their teachers, their peers and automatically with you too. Do not let that upset you and do not fight with them; you will save yourself and them the trouble of arguing over irrelevant and petty stuff. Everyone in the house should take part in running the house; the whole responsibility should not be on one person alone; assign each one in the house a chore or two. Let them assume the responsibility without fighting or arguing; if they do not do their chores and their room is a mess, do not let them go out with their friends till they take care of everything. By doing this, you stick to the boundaries you …

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HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR TEENAGE CHILD

TIPS ON HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR TEENAGE CHILD

When kids get into their teenage, things change and you will need to develop empathy and change your expectations. Studies show that a teenager’s brain is a work in progress because the frontal cortex is not fully developed until a person is in their twenties and even early thirties. We think of our teenagers as if they are capable of reasoning and controlling their impulses, but actually they are not. They need your help in this part of their lives as their brains are in a crucial phase of development. Therefore, expect them to be out of control, instead of expecting them to think and act like an adult. Fear is a constant companion to teenagers; fear of the teachers, …

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