5. Doing One Thing Really Well is a Good Reason Why Nothing else Got Done

Have you ever given your teen a list of things to do and have returned hours later to find that only one or two of the things has been done.2

Yet, when you question the teen, he or she is genuinely hurt because the tasks he or she has done are 100% perfect.

What has actually happened is that the teen has taken too long in doing your tasks and has been very unproductive, and yet to the teen, such an investment of time feels like an achievement that should be defended.

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