On this week’s episode we’re talking Teens and Entitlement. We’ll talk about what is the mentality of entitlement and it’s clinical definition. We explore how entitlement mentality affects relationships. Then we’ll look at signs of an entitled teenager and methods to fix entitled behavior before we wrap up with three tools for battling entitlement.
This week we look at the complicated nature of trust when it comes to our teens. We’ll explore the benefits of building a trusting relationship with your teen, how it can help prepare them for adulthood and how it can help with your relationship. We’ll talk about ways to build and maintain that trust, some of the dangers that threaten that trust and the pitfalls to try to stay away from.
Trust is one of the most important things for teens and adults. It’s something that carries you through life and defines the type of person you are. Trust, like respect is difficult to earn by easy to squander just like money. Learning how to build trust and how to avoid habits and actions that can erode that trust are important lessons for maturing teenagers.