Document Type

Parenting, Children and Teens

Publication Date



Guiding and caring for your child this next year will be a challenging and exciting experience. She’ll need a lot of attention and encouragement from you. You’ll need a sense of humor, some time for yourself, and lots of common sense. Knowing that your child’s dramatic and changeable behavior is both normal and temporary can help you during this time.

Publication Number

SP418-O 2M 6/09(Rev) E12-5320-00-047-09 09-0242

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