Assertive teens are strong teens

A new study published in Child Development and reported in HealthDay suggests that teens who are able to stand up for what they believe and argue their points with their parents are better able to resist drugs and alcohol than those who can’t.  Makes sense, but some parents may not appreciate the struggles!

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