Helping your child handle peer pressure

As kids grow older they are increasingly influenced by their friends, which can create conflict with parents.

  • A good relationship with your child is the best insurance against peer pressure
  • Talk directly about peer pressure – don’t avoid it, hoping it will just go away
  • Teach them useful phrases to use to cope
  • Don’t nag or threaten teenagers too much

Tips:

Record videos reading story books

Record lots of videos of dad reading his child’s favourite story books.

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14 is the New 18 for Girls

Steve Biddulph was featured in The Weekend West; discover how 14 is now the new 18 for girls.