'Ask Amy' Weighs In on Teens and Tough Love

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What is the best way to discipline a rebellious teen?

This week Congress heard testimony from parents whose children died at teen wilderness programs. While critics say the so-called "boot camps" are abusive, some parents swear by them. Chicago Tribune columnist Amy Dickinson offers advice for parents whose teens have extreme behavioral problems.


Martha Tod Dudman, author of Augusta, Gone

Amy Dickinson, author of the syndicated column, "Ask Amy"

Maia Szalavitz, author of Help at Any Cost: How the Troubled-Teen Industry Cons Parents and Hurts Kids; senior fellow at STATS, the Statistical Assessment Service



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