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Linda Friedland Shares Advice for Parenting Teenagers in Whatever, Mom!

Whatever, Mom!Ag, ma, whatever!Does raising teenagers have to be a horror story all parents dread? Is there a right way of parenting teens? And how can we find the resources in ourselves to get through this difficult time and bring our children up well?

This is a practical and informative guide to handling the challenges parents face when their children enter this complex and transformative phase in their lives.

Parents need to learn how to be strong role models for their teenage children. Find out about how best to deal with the 100 issues that concern you most as a parent, including:

  • Communication problems
  • Alcohol and substance abuse
  • Spoilt children
  • Teenage love and sex
  • Bad manners and rudeness
  • Poor school performance
  • Eating disorders
  • Pornography
  • Internet and cell phones

Whatever, Mom!: Body Piercings and Other Power Struggles is reassuring and packed with common sense from a parent who has been there herself.

Also available in Afrikaans as Ag, ma, whatever!: Selfone, neusringe en ander tienerkwessies.

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