The tween's brain goes through a lot of changes. Here's how to cope.
It’s often hard to understand how tweens think, especially when they have roller-coaster mood swings. This video describes the dramatic changes in the brains and behavior of kids between 9 and 12 years old. It explains how parents can teach their children to be more independent and how to keep the lines of communication open during this unstable and sometimes challenging phase. This video is great for parents of kids in fourth grade, fifth grade, and middle school.