The Connected Family
Creating families kids want to come home to
A collaboration between:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Parentologist and Parent Coach for 25+ years
Youth Vision Coach and Northwestern University Masters in Family Therapy Graduate Candidate
Your teens: You want them to thrive. And you’re trying to survive.
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A Seemingly Unfixable Relationship...
Kerry and Palmer had some years where things were about as bad as they could be. In an interview with CNN, Catherine Soichet dives into how a once seemingly unfixable relationship between this mother-son duo is now stronger than either of them ever imagined. While their relationship really turned around when Palmer was 16, COVID shed light on how close they could truly become.
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There’s another side to those slamming doors and silent treatments
Closeness and Connection Are Possible
On a real note, your teen is struggling to figure out who they are in the world. And family conflict precedes suicide in roughly 40% of cases. We’re not saying this to scare you, but to be aware that your relationship with your teen isn’t just a “nice to have.” It’s a way to help them feel secure, loved, and safe as they navigate these tough years.