Joy or Survival?

......Some Free Guidance for Parenting Teens

Though I do not believe that a plant will spring up where no seed has been, I have great faith in a seed. Convince me that you have a seed there, and I am prepared to expect wonders.   ~  Henry David Thoreau



Being a parent requires work



Do parents treat their teens
the way they would like to be treated?



Give me a break






The Quote of Last Resort












Unconditional Love



How Can We Show Love to Our Teens?



Food, Clothing, Shelter and School-- 

A Different Approach To Parenting Difficult Teens

for a Happy Family (c)




Start with generous amounts
of respect and trust.


Combine with humor to taste.
Usually the more humor
the better the taste.


Occasionally spice with

honest disagreements.


Blend well with

unconditional love.


Serves an entire family

for a lifetime.

Mark Littman

Therapy and Counseling Center
for teens & adults in Newton, Sparta, Vernon 
and Sussex County New Jersey


973 . 300 . 5338

Text: 973-632-6617

Copyright 2013-2014 Mark W Littman

New Jersey License #37PC00366400


952 Mt Benevolence Road (Stillwater)  |  Newton New Jersey 07860

For appointment call 973-300-5338   |   Fax: 973-300-1931


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