Dr. Ken Ginsburg is a Professor of Pediatrics and an Adolescent Medicine Specialist at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He is the Founding Director of The Center for Parent and Teen Communication, which is supported by the John Templeton Foundation. He has authored several award-winning parenting books, including Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings and the forthcoming Congrats — You’re Having a Teen! Strengthen Your Family and Raise a Good Person.
Society treats teenagers as if they’re a problem to be solved, but the truth is that we have to prepare them to solve our problems. It’s time that we change the narrative.