How To Handle Your Teenager Stealing in a Calm, Loving Manner
If your child is caught stealing it is very important that you handle the situation properly so that you don’t completely ruin your relationship with your child. Even though you are angry, you need to make sure that when you confront your child about stealing that you keep calm and talk in a normal tone of voice. Stealing is a crime and is unacceptable. If your child is caught stealing, it is important that you take the time to figure out why your teen decided to steal in the first place. Parents you must also maintain an open relationship with your child so that they feel that they can talk to you openly about situations, such as the scenario described above. The last thing that you want to do is to push your teen further away, which can lead to self destruction and isolation.
Has you child got caught stealing before? How did you handle the situation?