Suddenly, hormones are raging, romantic feelings are developing, and, of course, it doesn’t stop there.
Explain that a healthy relationship comes from respect, mutual understanding, trust, honesty, communication, and support.
A relationship should consist of healthy boundaries that are established and respected by both partners equally.
On its website, the Mayo Clinic suggests turning the topic into a discussion rather than a presentation.
Be sure to get your teen’s point of view and let your teen hear all sides from you. Talk about questions of ethics, values, and responsibilities associated with personal or religious beliefs.
For many, raising a teenager is the most intimidating chapter of parenthood.