Parent – adolescent conflict
Adolescence is a stage characterized by many changes and in all areas, physical, cognitive, emotional, and attitudes. It is the time between childhood and young adulthood, not an easy stage. As a result, it requires that parents are more aware of it and make changes themselves to treat their son or daughter as an adolescent and not as a child.
Maintaining a good relationship with your adolescent will lower the probability of behavior problems, smoking, abuse of alcohol, or getting into fights.
What situations can be resolved through a conflict management process?
The following are common presentations for Mediation between parents and teens:
- House rules and curfew
- House tasks
- Friendships and relationships
- School attendance and grades
- Leaving home
How long does the process lasts?
It varies between one and four sessions, depending on the particular case.