It’s the stuff of movies – the good girl ends up on the wrong side of the tracks when she’s led astray by the new bad boy in town. Whilst that might make for a great tale of gripping teenage angst, if it’s your little girl in the picture, suddenly the charm of the rough but handsome character straight out of a John Hughes film is not alluring, he’s terrifying!
It’s a tough challenge for parents when their child ends up hanging out with what the parent considers is the “wrong crowd”. What can be done? How should such a situation be handled?
Parents, read up on the issue for free in June when Katherine Gordy Levine’s ‘When Good Kids Hang Out With The Wrong Crowd‘ is free on Amazon kindle. How you handle the situation from the beginning is quite important, so read it for future proofing your parenting, even if you’re not finding yourself in the situation right now.