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A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens by Joani Geltman

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the bad seed friend

what to do about the friend you wish your teen didn't have

Here's the Problem

A mom wrote me the other day with this dilemma: She has a 14-year-old daughter whose friendship with a girl a year older had caused her daughter a great deal of trauma last year. They succeeded in helping her separate from this girl. There had been a big team effort from the school and the daughter's therapist and a lot of love and caring from this mom and dad. Parents, school, and therapist saw a huge change in this 14-year-old. She began to have a happier disposition, reconnected with old friends, and had a lot less anxiety and misery—a win-win. ...

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