book cover, Parenting the New Teen in the Age of

Parenting the New Teen in the Age of Anxiety

by John Duffy Year Published: 2019

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.