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eZine #52: Maintaining Connection Through the Teen Years

You and your kid don’t have to grow apart during the teen years. It is true that there is a natural drive for independence that you have to make room for. Yet, they are still in process into adulthood and are looking for examples. They have greatly patterned their life after you up to this point; it doesn’t have to stop. How? The greater the relationship (on their terms), the greater your chance to influence.

This month’s DFR eZine feature article is about maintaining the connection with your child as they go through the teen years.

To read the full article on Maintaining Connection Through the Teen Years, click HERE

To learn more about facing tough teen challenges, see the following DFR resources:

Article: Youth Are Leaving The Faith

Podcast #55: When Your Teen Rebels

**NOTE: If your family is in crisis, seek creditable support right away. Our DFR Care Centre has a team of counsellors ready to help. We can counsel you in person if you are in the Fraser Valley, or via phone or Skype if you live farther away.

To inquire about counselling or book an appointment, please fill out our Counselling Request Form. You can also call our DFR message centre and leave your request at: 604-556-1116 or email us at

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