Parenting an adult child can be tricky. They are clearly an adult but you may still worry about them like they live at home. While you can’t exactly tell parents to stop worrying about their kids, parents can adjust the way they interact with their adult children to promote a different type of relationship.
Remember – They Aren’t Five Years Old Anymore
Your adult child is exactly that – an adult. You were an adult child of someone once, and I’ll be you can put yourself back in that frame of mind for a moment. Do you think there were probably times your parents wished they could just shake you and make you straighten up?