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Educate yourself and your child as to how his or her
behavior impacts themselves and others around them. Oftentimes, teens are not
aware of how their intensity affects the perception of others. One of the most effective ways to help your
teen recognize the impact of behavior on people generally is to visit a mall
and ‘people watch.' Discuss how quickly people form perceptions of strangers
based on their appearance, body language, wardrobe, and mannerisms. Watching
videos with your child, pizza, and peers has been proven to impact in a
positive way teen behavior.