I’m working with a family who has had more than their fair share of technology issues with their children. Inappropriate pictures, inappropriate texts…you know the drill.
These parents are intentional parents. They’re committed, first, to the safety of their children. They’re committed, secondly, to the rhythm we believe is important when parenting teenagers.
You give them trust, as they earn it, and then take it back when they make a mistake.
You give them consequences and give them a chance again.
You start small and gradually give them more freedom as they prove themselves responsible.
And you make the limits clear at all times.Read More