The issue of punishing teenagers is a hot topic for many parents. After all, a teenager is not yet an adult, but not a child anymore. How to influence it, how to react to incorrect behavior, bad grades?
The answers to this question are usually sought from psychologists.
But it is one thing to give recommendations, and another – to live in your family, build relationships with your children, and solve the same “urgent” parental issues. Continue reading
Of course, we asked our young authors about the reasons for this problem – who but they can tell us why teenagers do not listen and advise what to do about it! And our expert psychologists have prepared practical recommendations for you to solve the problem.
Opinion of Elizabeth, our young author (13 years old)
In General, the fact that a teenager does not listen is not uncommon. This leads to conflicts and disputes. And parents may well have a question – what to do with disobedience?
I, as a teenager, tried to pick up tips that, in my opinion, will be the most effective solutions to the problem.
What should parents do if a teenager does not obey? Continue reading
One of the most unpleasant topics in raising a child is theft. Therefore, we understand perfectly well the parents ‘ excitement about this difficult topic. Money and things in the modern world are important elements of a happy life, a child understands this at the age of 5, and maybe even earlier. Interestingly, until the age of three, a child does not even distinguish between such concepts as “yours” and “mine”. So if a two-year-old kid took another child’s shoulder blade on the Playground, he’s certainly not a thief. But the older the child gets, the more serious and conscious such actions become. Moreover, the” object ” of attention can be not only other people’s things, but also money. And then mom and dad have a question-what to do if the child steals? Continue reading