Surviving (Your Child's) Adolescence

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Parenting Adolescents and the Dance of Detachment

Parent and adolescent must detach, grow apart, and still stay connected, to allow teenage independence to grow. Read More

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Carl Pickhardt, Ph.D., is a psychologist in Austin, Texas. His most recent books are: The Connected Father, The Future of Your Only Child, and Stop Screaming.

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