In the new book, “The Great Myths of Adolescence” – co-authored by our guest, Dr. Mike Axelrod – the myths that have plagued teens for generations are broken down to find the truth!
In this age of equality and eliminating stereotypes, it seems we have forgotten to consider a younger generation! The stereotypes of teens run rampant – everything from that they are lazy and moody to violent and disconnected. Fortunately, there are volumes of research looking at every aspect of teen development and behavior. Today we will clarify our own understanding and learn the truth of what it means to be a teen today.
If you work with teens or are raising one yourself, this resource is a must-read! Being a teen these days is hard enough – hello, social media. It is time to shed the myths of adolescence that have persisted for generations.