Teens dating wrong person
High school is the time to get good grades, excel at academics and perhaps jumpstart your career. Being in love is so much more besides the looks; it goes deeper than holding someone’s hand and it’s definitely more than just going out with someone to be able to say, “I have a boyfriend or girlfriend.” I think only a person with more years of experience can clearly comprehend the whole concept of “love.” So personally, I don’t think true love can be found in high school. --Yazmin Dominguez Only if you’re mature enough Honestly, and with no offense to anyone, this is one of the shallowest questions that I’ve had to answer.
But we have to take into account the fact that being in high school also brings unnecessary distractions such as the washed-out drama, cliques and crushes. Love is not something that you find, rather it’s something that finds you.
” If your child says, “Nothing,” gently let them know that “nothing” is not an option.
Then, perhaps you can make a suggestion that you both can live with.
Hopefully, by this time, they will have absorbed the wisdom you’ve shared with them over the years enabling you to trust them to make wise decisions.
Talk through different solutions together—ask your child questions like, “So, given these concerns, what do you think we should do?
These particular teens may have the mental stability and patience to find someone they’re compatible with.