Our kids make dramatic changes as they approach and enter adolescence! Their needs begin to change and we, as parents, need to keep up! Keeping up with them calls for a shift in attitude and acquiring new skills that help support these changes.
One skill that’s far more complex than it appears is listening. During the teen years it can become a game changer to your relationship.
On those rare and special occasions when your kids do open up and talk, set things aside, zip your lips, and listen with an attitude and look of interest and curiosity.