How to Talk to Your Adult Children About Really Important Things

How to Talk to Your Adult Children About Really Important Things

by Theresa Foy DiGeronimo
     
 

When your child makes the transition to adulthood, it can be a challenging time for you as a parent. Suddenly there are limits on your responsibility and authority toward your child and you must learn how to relate in new ways. In order to communicate well and give your child the benefit of your long years of experience, you need to change the dynamics of the… See more details below

Overview

When your child makes the transition to adulthood, it can be a challenging time for you as a parent. Suddenly there are limits on your responsibility and authority toward your child and you must learn how to relate in new ways. In order to communicate well and give your child the benefit of your long years of experience, you need to change the dynamics of the relationship with your adult child by letting go but also supporting when necessary.

How to Talk to Your Adult Children About Really Important Things is a hands-on guide for parents who want to talk to their adult children about challenging issues and sensitive topics such as alternative lifestyles, financial self-reliance, relationships, your divorce or your child's divorce, moving out, moving back home, parenting, grand-parenting, sibling relationships, substance abuse, depression, dependence, independence, and more.

This comprehensive and handy resource offers useful guidelines and expert advice that can be adapted to fit your unique family situation. It will give you a solid foundation for constructive and candid communication with your adult children.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787956141
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/30/2001
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.47(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.92(d)

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