When Teens & Kids are Grieving the Loss of a Peer

Grief in teens and kids is felt and processed somewhat differently than for adults. This is okay. Their emotions and cognitions are in developmental progress. And when youth are grieving the loss of “one of their own,” some of them may attempt to isolate from adults,...

3 Things Parents Do That Push Teens Away

Parents have a job not to let their kids grow up to be spoiled brats, but often, it seems like good parenting creates significant tension in the relationship with teens (Eph. 6:4; Col. 3:21). In fact, this can happen if you find yourself in the following scenarios:...