10 August 2015

10 ways to remain connected to your teen

This list comes from Psychology Today, and recommend going there for more depth.

  1. Bridge Differences with Interest
  2. Use Non-Evaluative Correction
  3. Stick to Specifics
  4. Value Arguments as Communication
  5. Welcome Adolescent Friends
  6. Provide Family Structure
  7. Stay Accessible for Listening
  8. Express Appreciation
  9. Support Adult Friendships
  10. Offer Positive Choice Points