Parents can turn disagreements with their teens into teachable moments by being fair and not losing their cool.
“Even though teens tend to be unreasonable, don’t let your teen push your buttons in those heated moments,” says Brittany Barber Garcia, PhD, a pediatric psychologist at Spectrum Health Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital
. “Their raging hormones, egocentric world view and developing brains can put them on a collision course with adults.”
So what’s a parent to do? Dr. Barber Garcia offers these 10 tips for parents...