Parenting Tips: Why, “Because I Said So,” May Not Be Best (video)

 

Danny R. Gibson, LMFT: I would like to address the comment that I would often hear a lot when I was growing was from my parent ‘because I said so’. Why I say so is such an easy response for a parent is it sort of cuts the topic of conversation off. It’s not always the best way to sort of respond to a teenager particularly.