How to draw the line with your teenager

How to draw the line with your teenager

“How the hell am I supposed to believe anything he says anymore?!” Moms frustration with her teenage son was evident. Now she was looking to me to explain why he was lying all the time and how to correct the problem and put boundaries in place in the future.

What made this kid so damn disrespectful?

What made this kid so damn disrespectful?

When she dropped the F-bomb at Target I thought, “what could make a kid so angry as to say this to her mother?” Unfortunately, it’s a common occurrence, but what drives teens to act this way?

Why I want my daughter to know I was a victim of sexual assault

Why I want my daughter to know I was a victim of sexual assault

I knew my daughter's teen years would trigger me in ways my four sons never did.  What I didn't anticipate was what exactly it would bring up for me and how I'd deal with it.