Conflicts with your Teenager or Adolescent
Adolescence is a time of transition both both parents and teenagers, and increased interpersonal conflict is not uncommon. In fact, conflict during this time period is healthy, as adolescents push for more freedom and autonomy and parents push for safety and responsibility . So what is the best way to fight with a teenager in order to help them develop into responsible, autonomous adults?
Below is a good article recently came out in the New York Times and offers some good suggestions.