Article on parenting teens
Our grandchildren come into our care for various reasons. They are likely to be traumatised and in their teenage years it could manifest into bad behaviour. Hopefully the attached article will be of some assistance in understanding how to handle our teenage grandchildren. As always if there are any major problems that you are unable to deal with please consult a specialist.
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