As a parent, it must be really exhausting for you to deal with your teen. From wanting to understand their source of anger and aggression to repairing the dent caused by the growing differences between the two of you, surely you must be going through a difficult time. However, as difficult as it is for you, it is as challenging for your teenage kid to live through this phase of his or her life. Not only are they trying to adapt to their environment at school and with their friends, they are also fighting their own battles with their changing bodies. There are a lot of things going on in their minds too, which may be hard for parents to fathom.
That said, it is important for parents to look beyond the unrealistic expectations you place on your teen and to do away with the myths about your teen’s bad attitude. Here are some misconceptions that parents usually have about their teenager’s unpleasant behaviour.