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#1. Adolescents need to be reassured that nothing-neither their growing maturity, their moods, their misbehavior, nor your anger at something they have done-can shake your basic commitment to them. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#2. Some adolescents are troubled and some get into trouble. But the great majority (almost nine out of ten) do not ... The bottomline is that good kids don't suddenly go bad in adolescence. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#3. The parent-adolescent relationship is like a partnership in which the senior partner (the parent) has more expertise in many areasbut looks forward to the day when the junior partner (the adolescent) will take over the business of running his or her own life. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#4. Let your child be the teenager he or she wants to be, not the adolescent you were or wish you had been. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#5. Peer pressure is not a monolithic force that presses adolescents into the same mold ... Adolescents generally choose friend whose values, attitudes, tastes, and families are similar to their own. In short, good kids rarely go bad because of their friends. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#6. There is a time lag between the activation of brain systems that excite our emotions and impulses and the maturation of brain systems that allow us to check these feelings and urgings - it's like driving a car with a sensitive gas pedal and bad brakes. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#7. Parents sometimes feel that if they don't criticize their child, their child will never learn. Criticism doesn't make people wantto change; it makes them defensive. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#8. The public probably knows that teen drivers are at greater risk for fatal accidents. What the public doesn't know is what we ought to do about it. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#9. At a stage when young people want more than anything to be like everyone else, they find themselves the least alike. Everyone their age is growing and changing, but each at his or her own pace. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#10. Adolescents sometimes say ... "My friends listen to me, but my parents only hear me talk." Often they are right. Familiarity breeds inattention. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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#11. Most adults would not dream of belittling, humiliating, or bullying (verbally or physically) another adult. But many of the same adults think nothing of treating their adolescent child like a nonperson ... Adolescents deserve the same civility their parents routinely extend to total strangers. - Author: Laurence Steinberg
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