Things That Make Teens Angry!

  • “All of the school work that is not necessary for our future.”
  • “Locker jams.”
  • “Overcrowded!!”
  • “Writing complete sentences for answers.”
  • “Only 2 bathroom passes per semester.”
  • “Parents and teachers who refuse to listen to my point of view.”
  • “Lunch Detention.”
  • “Teachers who think they know everything.”
  • “Being labeled … my behavior might not be the best at times, but I am not my behavior.”
  • “Mainstream B.S. “Logo Appeal”.
  • “Gossip, spread by other teens … and even teachers and administrators too!”
  • “Being turned down by someone I like.”
  • “People who do not admit they made a mistake.”
  • “Teachers own success and disown failure.”
  • “Yes, I get stressed out too and that effects my day.”
  • “The Class Clown – just shut the h___ up so the teacher can teach.”
  • “Counselors saying “they understand my feelings” – they don’t live in my house.”
  • “Little brothers, little sisters … Big brothers, Big Sisters.”
  • “Parents who work all the time.”
  • “My parents’ divorce.”
  • “3 hours of homework when I have been in school for 7 hours.”
  • “ISS/OSS”
  • “Getting bad grades.”
  • “The Pressure”
  • “People accusing me of something I did not do.”
  • “Adults who forget what it was like when they were a teenager.”
  • “Acne”
  • “Feeling alone”

©2011 Joseph P Gandolfo, MA, LPC