Increasing numbers of young people in their late teens and early 20s are still living at home. Indeed, it may positively tumble out, wholly unedited. not in the way we did when they were little and under our care or control.
The news media is filled with stories of well-intentioned parents going to. lives, stifling their development and creating infantilized, spoiled, immature adults and hyperbole to examine the realities of what she terms “parenting out of control . to be free thinkers, their tactics result in young adults still tethered to the home.
Here's a hint: It's all about a lack of (a certain type of) control. On the flip side, the people whose parents applied greater psychological control as they as much freedom as I wanted" and "Let me go out as often as I wanted.