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Parenting Teens: Cracking the Code of Adolescence with Courtney Strull

“Because I said so” doesn’t go over well with teens. In fact, it can charge them into arguing, defiance and a relentless determination to get what they want. Teens live in the now and star in their own movie. For parents this can be one of the most frustrating and powerless periods of parenting that creates confusion, conflict and a breakdown in relationship.

Listen to Laurie interview Courtney Strull, LPC for real talk on the developmental tasks of adolescence, when parenting feels ineffective and the value of offering choices. You are not alone!

If you are experiencing conflict or distance with your adolescent, individual or family therapy may be a beneficial option. The therapists at The Montfort Group have extensive training and expertise in helping families communicate, maintain or regain connection and grow together. Contact us to learn more or schedule an appointment.

Therapist Unplugged Podcast

Therapist Unplugged Podcast

A therapist-led podcast brought to you by The Montfort Group featuring Laurie Poole. Straight talk about life, relationships, and mental health. Each episode will feature the unplugged views of guests and fellow therapists as we navigate hot topics, therapy trends and the world around us.

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Sometimes, you might sense an unfortunate string of events, believing the world is conspiring against you, and you’re left feeling cursed or unlucky.

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