06-11-2020 03:13 PM - edited 06-11-2020 03:15 PM
Ask a Child and Family Professional
How can I support my son through a breakup?
It is difficult to see your teen upset or in distress. It can be particularly challenging watching your teen be negatively impacted by a relationship breakup because parents often feel helpless in the situation. Teens can experience very big and intense feelings during a breakup but it is important to remember that this is normal for adolescent development. Use this time as an opportunity to support and connect with your teen.
Here are a few tips to help you do this:
Child & Family Professional, The Benevolent Society
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We also partner with The Benevolent Society to offer free personalised one-on-one support for parents and carers of teens over the phone and online.
For more information: https://parents.au.reachout.com/one-on-one-support