Being there for your teenagers

Continue to listen to your teenager and be there for them as you help them grow towards adulthood.

  • Being a good father means giving a reasonable degree of freedom
  • Discipline is best given in an atmosphere of unconditional love and specialness
  • Sometimes teenagers will push fathers away just when they really want us to stay and listen to them

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Accessibility

Try to be as accessible as you can for your kids.

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Let them live their own lives

Encourage your children to have their own lives. Don't live your life through them.