Parenting Teens in the New Age of a New Normal
If your daughter struggles with a sense of entitlement, a smart mouth, a premature discovery of her sexuality, a gravitational pull towards social media or difficultly regulating her emotions, be assured that you are not alone. Behind closed doors all parents face the same issues. In Parenting Teens In The Age of a New Normal teenage expert Michelle Mitchell reveals her top parenting strategies in response to the biggest issues impacting this generation of girls. Discover the 10 Second Rule, Hit and Run Praise, Pay Back Jobs, How to Handle The Elephant in the Room Talks, Sexting Safety Plans and Social Media Agreements. Featuring straightforward and honest advice developed on the frontline of Michelle's extensive work with families and schools, this book is a fresh and empowering resource for parents of teens and pre-teens.
Michelle worked as a teacher before establishing Youth Excel, a charity which helps young people make positive life choices during difficult times. As a national speaker, Michelle has a unique ability to transfer years of knowledge and experience to people of all ages and professions. In 2013, Michelle was awarded Inspirational Women Speaker of the Year by the Queensland State Government. Michelle is recognised as a teenage expert. Her innovative work has been featured on The Today Show, Today Tonight, Channel Ten Morning News, 96.5fm, ABC radio, The Melbourne Age, Women's Weekly, The Courier Mail and countless other print media. Michelle is married and has two teenagers. She lives in Brisbane, Australia. Visit http://michellemitchell.org