If you could get him to read it, Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk would probably open his eyes to just how *not-normal* his teen years as a witness are.
what is best to use to help my kids out? What does a teenager need to hear?
were you cynical at her age? do you think things are worse, that is, more obviously screwed up now? Just wondering.
Also, what part of the country were you raised in?