Note: This is not Elizabeth's daughter. by ELIZABETH TUCKEY This week I became the mother of a teenager. As certain as death and taxes, when someone finds out you have a teenager (or soon to be) you will be bombarded with comments like “wait for the trouble to start” or “poor you” or “don’t expect anything but grunts for the next five years”. By all accounts when a 12-year old hits the magic 13, all hell breaks loose. Now I’m only a few days into being a mother of a teenager as I write this, but when my daughter... more
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Elisabeth Tuckey works for headspace, the youth mental health foundation.
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