And of course, they are. But what is the appropriate age for teens to start dating?
Is it different than when we were that age? As parents, it can be hard to know where to set the limits.
Is there an appropriate age to start dating? How do we initiate the conversation, and what are some of the topics we should be prepared to discuss? What age should teenagers start dating?
No wonder parents get gray hairs and are so confused. As both a mother and a clinical psychologist, I too struggle with the correct response to this question.