When I was a teenager, it felt like my parents and I got in the same fights over and over again. After working with thousands of teens and parents I have realized that there are three common fights parents have with their teens. Below, I have described these three fights and offered some solutions for stopping the argument cycle. 1. The “It’s Not Fair” … [Read more...] about The 3 Most Common Fights You Have With Your Teenager
Vanessa Van Petten is one of the nation's youngest experts, or 'youthologists' on parenting and adolescents.
She now runs her popular parenting website, RadicalParenting.com, which she writes with 120 other teenage
writers to answer questions from parents and adults. Her approach has been featured by CNN, Fox News,
and Wall Street Journal. She was also on the Real Housewives of Orange County helping the housewives with
troubled teens. Her next book, "Do I Get My Allowance Before or After I'm Grounded?" is being released in
September 2011 with Plume Books of Penguin USA.