Premise: Parenting teenagers has never been more difficult. With over forty years of combined professional experience in adolescent research and clinical practice, Jen and Jess weave their personal experiences, spiritual insight, and wisdom into a practical approach to parenting and teaching teens resilience. With stories and humor, they validate parents' feelings while encouraging intentional connection with their youth, other parents, and God.
When our youth face heart-wrenching challenges, we can help them find resolve to keep going, to deal with life effectively, and to seek comfort in family, friends, and Jesus Christ. It's not a matter of if, but when our youth will need a supporting arm to lean on.
Parenting is a journey that takes patience and time, and this book comes with the assurance that as we take it one day at a time, we'll build resilience and grow together as families and communities of faith. Parenting Teens in Stressful Times is an invaluable resource that belongs in every parent's home!