Handling Teens Who Are Acting Out During The Pandemic

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More rules = more resentment

“Parents may notice teens showing more signs of irritability and disrespect as a result of feeling so isolated if they are dealing with being quarantined at home,” says Cofield. “Teenagers already don’t like rules so they will be more willing to break rules and go against what their parents tell them to do.”

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