Last but not least, part 3 of Helping Your Teen Make and Mainting Healthy Friendships
Sometimes maintaining health relationships with our friends means knowing when and how to let go of someone who we feel is no longer a friend.
The best thing we can do for our teens regarding this topic is to:
- give them permission to let go of a friend,
- assure them they are not being 'mean' by wanting to end a friendship,
- help them process appropriate, kind ways to communicate their feelings to the person they want to let go of.
Watch this video for tips on how to help your teen let go and end a friendship without feeling 'mean'.