brain development

4 Reasons To Be Jealous of Your Teen

kate pieper, lmft

It was just another day in enjoying the ESSENCE of the teen brain. “Mom!” Oldest Son said urgently. “Mom, are you on your way home now?!” “Yes, I should be home in about ten minutes.” In that moment, I heard a succinct inner voice telling me I really didn’t want to be heading home. I had heard this tone of voice from my son before. It usually meant I was coming home to mayhem of some sort my teenage son had created. This inner voice told me I would not be coming home to a peaceful, relaxing evening. “Good!” he… Continue Reading This Article