Parenting is Child's Play: The Teenage Years
The popular RT series Teens in the Wild showed David Coleman doing what he does best: taking families who were locked in conflict and turning things around. It wasn t always easy, but the results were dramatic, moving and inspiring.
The key to a successful journey through adolescence centres on the recognition that parenting styles have to develop and progress through this period. In Parenting is Child s Play: The Teenage Years, David Coleman explains why adolescence gets such a bad press and, reassuringly, why parents don t have to dread it. Even if affection, respect and cooperation seem to be replaced by contempt, rejection and recalcitrance, there is an explanation for these changes and they don t have to cause irreparable damage.
Parenting is Child s Play: The Teenage Years provides key information about what is going on with your child, and is brimming with helpful advice and down-to-earth strategies. For parents supporting their children on one of the most important journeys they ll ever undertake the journey from childhood to adulthood it is essential reading.