Understanding Your Teenager Robert discusses:
Should you be your child's friend or parent?
Is there a difference?
What are the greatest threats in teenagers' lives? The
internet, drugs, music, etc...?
Why do teenagers refuse to work? I mean really
work...like flipping burgers or
Who do they respect? Do teenagers have role models
Is the age of innocence gone?
ü Why do they have to wear brand clothes? Have a cell
phone? Own an iPod?
ü What is going on with their clothes, piercings,
music and hair?
Are parents creating dependent children by caring too
Why do so many teenagers return home after
graduating from college?
How do you know
when your child becomes a teenager?
Are teenagers today simply expressing the same
rebellion that previous generations
did when coming of age? Or is it different?
Why teenagers have the highest rate of drug and
What to do if your teenager wants to get a
tattoo and tongue piercing?
How to listen to your teenager and resist the
urge to give advice?
The importance of letting your teenager make his or
her own mistakes.
How to communicate with your teenager? Do you
need to start text messaging?
Resources for parents including support groups
What to do when your teenager wants a credit