Parenting Teens



Parenting a Teen





Articles/Fact Sheets:

What’s Going on in the Teenage Brain?
This article describes how teenage brains develop and how decision making is affected.  It also includes a strategy for parents to help coach teens to think through their choices.

Stages of Adolescence
This article explains the physical, intellectual, and social development of adolescents and their effects on parenting and the parent-teen relationship.

A Parent’s Guide to Surviving the Teen Years
This article offers tips for parenting during the teen years.