Discipline & Monitoring
Make one of the most challenging aspects of parenting easier by learning to teach through discipline and prepare through monitoring.
For more effective discipline, work with your teens to develop a step-by-step plan that protects their safety and allows them to gain privileges with responsible behavior. Here’s how.
Understand what discipline means and how to avoid dysfunctional ways of communicating with teens. Learn more about effective discipline strategies here.
Teens need to push boundaries. Here are 7 tips to help set safe perimeters.
Parents need to set rules. But how do you communicate them to your teens so they both understand and follow them?
Parents play a key role when it comes to monitoring children. It’s a hard balance between a parent’s desire for control and a teen’s need for independence. Learn more about how to find that balance needed to monitor effectively.
Adolescence is a time to explore new limits. Part of our job as parents is to create safe borders our teens can push against. Here’s why.