Teenagers can be a challenge in the best of times. When they've lost a parent, they can act out, shut down, and become even more baffling than they were before the loss. We'll discuss the particular needs of teens, warning signs for destructive behavior, and strategies to help them and YOU cope.
Some teens who were planning to leave for college or the military at the time of their parent's death can be afraid to leave mom/dad alone...and some are more desperate to go! Are you afraid to let them leave? What is in their best interest? Let's discuss the options and pros/cons of community college, public and private universities.