Watch Parenting the New Teen in the Age of Anxiety author Dr. John Duffy’s interview with NBC Chicago on how to stay positive in the winter months.
Mental Health in 2021: Dr. Duffy Offers Tips on How to Stay Positive During the Winter Months
A Complete Guide to Your Child’s Stressed, Depressed, Expanded, Amazing Adolescence
Learn about the “New Teen” and how to adjust your parenting approach. Kids are growing up with nearly unlimited access to social media and the internet, and unprecedented academic, social, and familial stressors. Starting as early as eight years old, children are exposed to information, thought, and emotion that they are developmentally unprepared to process. As a result, saving the typical “teen parenting” strategies for thirteen-year-olds is now years too late.