Should I Send My Out-Of-Control Teen To Therapy?


When talking to teens, make sure you're speaking their language.

An angry, moody and out-of-control teen can wreck havoc on even the happiest family and marriage. So what are parents to do? Should they let their teens grow out of it or is counseling their best bet? Even once counseling is determined to be the best course of action, who should attend sessions? 

Parenting Experts Sue Butler, Andre Moore, Cheryl Gerson and Christopher Smith are joined by YourTango Experts Senior VP Melanie Gorman to answer those questions as they tackle the sensitive issue of getting unruly teens into therapy. 

You'll be surprised to learn that there is a right and wrong way to approach your teenager and more than likely, it's a family issue that should be worked on with both parents. Watch to see what the experts think about therapy for teenagers and why it's important to take a certain responsibility as the parent. If you love your teenage children, you'll make sure you watch this video.