Parental influence with adolescents isn't as simple as it seems. In addition, adolescence can make parental influence confusing because of.
When your child was younger, your role was to lay the foundations for his behaviour. Now your child is in his teens, he can start taking responsibility for his own behaviour. But you’re still an important role model.
By Joshua Wright, Prevention Specialist –. You may feel your impact on your teen isn't as effective as their friends, commercials, or movies.
It says parents “are the most often cited source of advice and the biggest influence on teens' understanding of appropriate and inappropriate digital behavior.”.