Dr. Lisa Bravo is the author of The Bravo Effect. She has used her experiences from her teenage years to create a framework based on her last name -- BRAVO.
Bravo is also a psychotherapist and uses her framework to help parents navigate the relationship with their teenagers.
2:57 - Teens are trying desperately to connect their parents
3:55 - B.R.A.V.O.
11:05 - Finding middle ground
"On the surface it may look like sheer disrespect for an adult but if we look at it from their viewpoint, sometimes they are holding a value and it's important for parents to decipher what's going on there". ~ Lisa Bravo, The BRAVO Effect: Strategies for Parenting Extreme Teens.