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Celebrating Adolescence: 3 Tips for Parents of Adolescents

Posted:   July 27, 2017 by Nate Wilson-Traisman, MS

Adolescence can be a trying time, but it can also be a time of excitement and wonder. Parents can play a pivotal role in setting the tone for this important developmental period. Strive to enhance your own understanding of the adolescent developmental period so that you can frame your child’s emotional, physical, and behavioral changes within the context of normal human development.