Perks of Being a Wallflower

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower As teens or young adults you are still trying to figure out who you are and what you have to offer the world. There is so much pressure around teen’s every day of their lives. They do not know what is the right or the wrong choice, but certain influences and relationships help determine the choices they make. They need guidance and someone they can talk to, like a non-parental adult. This is an adult who wants to make a difference in the life of teens, and is someone they can rely on for support. Non-parental adults can come from many different socially-defined contexts: Teachers, coaches, or extended family. These adults play a tremendous role in teens lives’, which is exemplified well in Bill, a male…show more content…
The relationships we make throughout our lives might be close, supportive, stressful, challenging, confusing, or they might not matter at all. No matter the experience, we learn and grow throughout the course. Any kind of relationship impacts your life. An African proverb said, “It takes a village to raise a child”. Parents cannot provide everything a teen needs. It takes many relationships for teens to develop into well rounded

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