How to Deal With Difficult Step Children
In blended families, children from previous marriages become part of the family. Stepchildren can be a challenge at first, as establishing a solid relationship can take work and is a major adjustment. If you have a difficult stepchild, one that is closed...
Many parents in blended families have stepchildren that don't respect them. ... I'
ve had parents come to me in difficult situations where the kids were really being
.... It's not that you shouldn't feel things—it's the way you deal with the things you ...
Sometimes the discipline and parenting situation with step children is ... I believe
it's my husbands job to deal with behavior problems and he does a great job.
There's no doubt that being a stepparent is one of the most difficult roles any ... To
handle this situation with the utmost efficiency, both the biological parent and the
... expectations about their level of closeness or intimacy with the stepchildren.
Apr 3, 1978 ... Usually with some positive anticipation and a great deal of suspicion. ... Is it more
difficult to raise your own child or to be a stepparent?
6 days ago ... Establishing Reasonable Boundaries for Stepchildren ... Teachers and school
officials may find it difficult to deal with kids who aren't able to ...
Mar 10, 2007 ... ... form we have, why is it so difficult to admit to the ambivalence so many of us
experience daily? "Do I love my stepchildren? ... Another asks for advice on how
to deal with a teenage stepdaughter who "can't even stand to ...
Jul 6, 2007 ... Are you stressed over quarreling with your adult stepchildren?
Oct 14, 2013 ... How to Deal With Disrespectful Stepchildren Find gentle ways to co-parent your
step children. Photo Credit Stockbyte/Stockbyte/Getty Images.
Begin by finding the best time to work through difficult emotions with your ...
Excerpted from The Smart Stepmom by Ron L. Deal and Laura Petherbridge. ©