No doubt, one of the hardest jobs I ever had was parenting. Of course, once you have kids, you are always a Mom or a Dad.
But during the first 20 plus years of life, parents have huge responsibility—not just to provide for their children but to help them become independent, decent adults.
Finally, when children do become independent, we can sit back and relax a little. But it takes a long time to reach that moment.
As both a grandparent and a child psychologist, I can see how today’s parents feel particularly stressed. Two full-time working parents have become the norm... Read More