If you have been following my posts for very long, you may remember that we began this blog by discussing what to expect through normal adolescent development as parents and caregivers of teenagers. Following those posts, we discussed the difficult issue of bullying, which led into our more recent topics of anger then violence.
I recently wrote about how important it is to allow teenagers to make amends and regain trust when they have violated a rule or broken trust. In our many years of working with thousands of teenagers at Lakeside, we have had to deal with numerous discipline issues within their lives.
We have been discussing the topic of bullying and its significant impact. We have also acknowledged that teenagers are in a maturation process that has many ebbs and flows. Usually, teens will have a lack of awareness of the consequences of their behaviors–even bullying–that may have a negative impact on others. Therefore, what do teenagers do when […]