Turn the most frustrating parenting years into the most fruitful
teenage years. These three words can incite panic in many of us. Will
our sweet boy or girl morph into an incomprehensible bundle of hormones
and angst? Is trouble inevitable during the adolescent years? What
should we expect as our kids grow? According to the latest research, we
can anticipate amazing things! To move from panic to peace, however, we
need a change of perspective. As we begin to understand the widespread
construction taking place in the teenage brain, we can see and relate to
our teen in wonderful new ways.
Conveniently organized by what your teen says--things like I'm bored
, You just don't understand
, Why are you freaking out?
, I hate my life
, or Hold on, I just have to send this
book will help you develop a deep compassion for your teen. Rather than
seeing the teen years as a time to simply hold on for dear life, Dr.
Jeramy and Jerusha Clark show that adolescence can be an amazing season
of cultivating creativity, self-awareness, and passion for the things
that really matter.