Parents of Young Adults
Parenting young adults can be a time of great joy and of heartache. It is a blessing to see them succeed, develop responsible independence, and start to form their own lives. It is also painful to see them make destructive choices or pull away. As a parent of a young adult you might wonder: What is my role? Where do I fit into your life now? How do I support you without holding you back? At Relationship IQ we've talked with hundreds of young adults about their relationship with their parents. Along the way we've noticed that some parenting approaches seem to work better than others during these young adults years. Below you'll find some helpful resources to consider as you prayerfully continue parenting your young adult child.