Remember, parents matter. Make a difference in the life of your teen by providing guidance and support. At times, it may seem like your teen does not want you around. However, your child really does need you and needs to know you care. Download this handy one-page reminder of 10 things that are important in parent-teen interactions. For example, stay warm and close, set limits and provide structure, be consistent, treat your teen with respect, and more. Courtesy of Iowa State University Extension.