He is smart, but his attitude and lack of motivation are holding him back. What can I do? Work on one challenge at a time. First, handle the missing assignments.
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Staying at home will put a huge strain on children and teenagers but, say psychologists, there are ways to use family lockdown as an opportunity. It has been a busy week for adolescent therapist Alicia Drummond. As soon as the government announced schools were closing, parents and teachers started begging her for advice about teenagers cut adrift from their friends, life goals and daily routines. Couples have also been consulting marriage counsellor Deborah Parker on how they can both work from home, with their children in the house all day, and not end up in the divorce courts. That can lead to adverse behaviour, negative feedback and playing up … and daily life for couples can become just too overwhelming. Nerys Hughes, clinical director of Whole Child Therapy , acknowledges that creating a routine for children is important.
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With experience in academic counseling and clinical supervision, Klare received her Master of Social Work from the Virginia Commonwealth University in This article has been viewed , times. It is pretty common for teenagers to hate doing homework. They would much rather hang out with their friends or play video games. This can be very frustrating to parents.
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