Teens today face a unique set of challenges that can seem overwhelming at times. With the pressures of school, relationships, and navigating the internet, many teens struggle with staying organized, balancing extracurriculars and social life, and maintaining healthy habits. As teens attempt to juggle these different tasks and responsibilities, they often find themselves feeling overwhelmed and out of control. What’s worse, communication between teens and parents often breaks down during these crucial years, with both sides feeling the other doesn’t understand. 

Read a letter by a teen explaining what they wish parents knew on our sister site, The Marina Times, here.

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