Teenage girl dating age

Cons: Not all teens mature at the same rate, so even though your teen comes to that age, he or she may still not be able to handle it.

The Solution: Try using that age as a "review" age.

Oyebode, who is sometimes referred to as ‘Margaret Thatcher’ by some pupils in her school, because of her strict mien, said she literally had to lock all the doors in her house to prevent her daughter, Josephine, from leaving the premises.

Difficulties with self-control, social skills and other common challenges can make adolescents more inclined to make poor choices.

When your teen starts dating, it can be exciting and a little scary.

You may be happy to see your child begin to form meaningful bonds.

Tell your teen that you will talk about dating when he or she is ____ years old.

Then you can sit down and have a conversation to see if your teen is ready.