CHDV/FACS 154 (03)
Issues in Parenting - Fall, 2012


Parenting Adolescents

I. Development in Adolescence

A. Physical Development 

1. Physiological changes




2. Health 




3. Sexual Behavior 





4. Parenting issues






B.  Intellectual development

1. Cognitive achievements






2. Schooling







3. Parenting issues






C.  Social/Emotional Development

1.      Parent-child relationships and sibling relationships





2.      Identity






3.      Peer relationships






4.      Dating






5.      Parenting issues






II. Concerns of Parents of Adolescents

A. Promoting positive relationships






B. Promoting Academic Achievement





      C. Promoting healthy Behavior/Choices 





  • Discussion - Teen pregnancy






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California State University, Sacramento

College of Education

Department of Child Development

Updated: January 20, 2012

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