Teenagers experience many changes during these years. They are currently dealing with a hormonal gyrations and often can be irrational sometimes because of this. Often their sense of self-worth depends on the opinion and acceptance of their peers and friends.
While you may feel like it’s hard to reach your teen and think it is too late to mend your relationship, it is not. The influence you have a parent on your teen child is highly effective and you have more of an influence than your teen might let you know.