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A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens by Joani Geltman

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a chilling drinking story

alcohol and date rape

Here's the Problem

A group of high school sophomore girls decided to have a weekend sleepover. They had been friends since elementary school and had remained “besties” through their middle and high school transitions—no easy feat. It had been a family lovefest; parents and kids had all known and adored one another for years. On the evening of the sleepover, the girls had all their gear piled down in the basement, like always. The parents said their goodnights around 11 p.m. and went up to their bedroom, two flights away. This group had had hundreds of sleepovers together, and so these parents went ...

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