By James Lehman, MSW
This is certainly component 2 of a series that is two-part James Lehman, MSW on Blended Families. In this essay, James covers the necessity of respectful behavior in a family that is blended and exactly how moms and dads is capable of this from most of the kids when you look at the household.
Imagine if Your Stepkids Disrespect You?
Naturally, stepparents become extremely upset whenever their stepchildren are disrespectful in their mind. IвЂ™ve had parents arrive at me in difficult situations where in fact the children had been actually being rude or obnoxious, saying things like, вЂњYouвЂ™re maybe maybe not my dad, We donвЂ™t need to pay attention to you!вЂќ i’d like to be clear: parents have to be careful, because when that sort of behavior gets entrenched, it is extremely tough to stop. Continue reading