Adopting Teens: Correcting Rude Behavior While Maintaining Connections

The teen years are almost always a challenging time for parents and kids alike. When a teen has experienced trauma and upheaval during their short time on the planet, adolescence can be a particularly trying experience. Teens aren’t small enough to be forced into time-out, and they’re not renowned for their rationality.

So what’s a parent to do? How do you maintain healthy limits and expectations for your kids while also fostering a positive relationship?

Adoptive mom Jennifer Galan has some tips for you.

Read the whole article here.

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Rachel Skousen

Rachel has a long-held passion for adoption that was sealed through her work as the content manager at She currently works as a content specialist at, finding and sharing amazing adoption content from across the web. She is a mom of three and loves reading and napping in her spare time.

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