Parenting Transitions from Childhood to Adolescence

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Parenting Transitions from Childhood to Adolescence

series: The Art of Parenting

Parenting changes as our children grow up. Younger children need a directive parenting style. As children approach adolescence, parents transition to the role of coach and mentor. We allow teenagers to test their wings while we look for opportunities to affirm their maturity. Eventually the goal is to be adult friends with our children.

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