Adolescents experience significant social and academic stressors in today's world. Navigating the changing physical and emotional environment can be challenging and place tremendous strain on established parent-child relationships.
Many families describe a push-pull dynamic that exists as teens seek increased independence. Although the desire for autonomy is developmentally appropriate, it can be both exciting and confusing for all members of the family system.
I have substantial experience helping adolescents and families work through a broad spectrum of issues, which I have summarized below.
Areas of Specialization:
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) strategies & support