Parent — Teen Conflict, Managing it Constructively. This article deals with managing the conflict inherent in parent — teen relationships. Why managing this conflict constructively is important. And some tools that parents and teens can use to manage their conflicts constructively. Teens and their parents have conflict.
Parent – Teen Conflict, Managing it Constructively
10 Important Conflict Resolution Skills For Teenagers
Coping and managing conflict is one of the most important lessons your children will ever learn. All day long, children confront conflict -- they disagree with their parents, their siblings, their friends, their teachers -- so it is impossible to protect them from it It is imperative to teach your child how to live well with others. Thus, conflict resolution is both a positive and often successful approach for the child who masters it. Not only will he get along better with others, but he will feel better about himself, while gaining a certain sense of control over himself and his environment.
Podcast: Play in new window Download Embed. All too often, we parents tend to rescue our kids from conflict; at camp, kids have a great opportunity to learn to solve such challenges on their own. One of our goals, then, is to prepare counselors to teach campers conflict resolution strategies, which the kids can use in similar situations at home like with their siblings! Give everyone a chance to take a breather from each other.