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Remember, parents matter. Make a difference in the life of your teen by providing guidance and support. At times, it may seem like your teen does not want you around. However, your child really does need you and needs to know you care.
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Greder, Kimberly A. and Sayer, Shannon, "10 Principles for Parenting Your Teen" (2012). Human Sciences Extension and Outreach Publications. 103.