Kw-logo-smaller

Dear Dish-It, Why Do I Feel Out of Control? (pg. 2)

Advice for teens about parents, divorce and counseling.
Advice for Teens About Divorce

Dear Dish-It,

My parents are splitting up and I feel like I have no control anymore. Why?
lollypop


Dear lollypop,

You probably feel like you don't have any control because, you don't. Even though your parents splitting up is probably turning your life upside down, you, unfortunately, don't have a huge say in what happens. Try talking to the 'rents and at least let them know how you're feeling. They're not going to be able to magically make everything better but at least you can talk things out and maybe find a way to make things a bit easier on you. You can also take a look at this site, which has some great advice and resources about dealing with divorce.


So, ya gotta burnin' question? Need some love directions? Thinkin' 'bout stuff like depression, sex,how ya feel 'bout YOURSELF (that's called "self-esteem"), boyfriends, girlfriends, losin' old friends, bullyin' or peer pressure, but too scared to ask the parents? Don't be scared to .


Related Stories:

  • March Horoscopes
  • Brushing Up On Your Study Skills
  • Dear Dish-It: Family - Everyone Left My Dad And Me
  • More Great Advice from Dish-It!
  • readers voted!

    Comments

    Iziabella_2166362
    The only time i feel out of controle is when i am with my baby daddy and he always say he wanna come back into me and his son life. Or if i forget to pick up something important!!yikes
    commented: Sun Aug 05, 2012

    there are 1 more comments

    Please login or register to add comments


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like it!

    latest videos

    Poll

    Who Is Your True Blue Love?

    • My BF/GF.
    • My best friend in the whole wide world.
    • My family members.
    • I don't have one yet...

    related stories

    I want to leave home but I don't want to hurt my dad's feelings. Over a year ago, my mom and sist...

    Dear Dish-It in the forums

    simran88
    simran88 posted in Friends:
    My bff is awesome cuz she is always there for me and I'm always there for her. We always have a great time together. She's always there to cheer me up when I need cheering up the most. She can always count on me and I know that I can always count on her. She always understands me. And of course she is awesome because she is MY bff after all :p her name is sreeganga and her username on kw is scarlet177
    reply about 1 hour
    simran88
    simran88 posted in Friends:
    A perfect friend according to me should always be there for you whenever you need him or her. But they should also guide you to the right path. They should understand you. They should be sweet, understanding, caring and funny. And yes, by caring and understanding I did mean a bff and not a boyfriend. My perfect friend posted on this thread right before me... her username is scarlet177.
    reply about 1 hour
    GaaraOfTheSand
    GaaraOfTheSand posted in Friends:
    I Feel like I should paste this here  Always remember this: Someone out there loves you. May be here online or on the other side of the world but they would care that you died. Now please put down that knife/blade or rope or gun or anything and think "do you want things to get better" or "do you want the chance of things getting better to be eliminated. Now let your scars fade and remember these words "I care"
    reply about 9 hours
    scarlet177
    scarlet177 posted in Friends:
    According 2 me..... a perfect friend should be..... kind towards all, loving, funny, helping, and some times silly ( a friend shounldn't be ALWAYS serious!) friendly ( of course ), and..................... AWESOME!!!! :D !! I do have friend with all these qualities..... her name is ******  and she has ALL these qualities!!!!!!!! so she is AWESOME, COOL AND A PERFECT FRIEND!! :D :)
    reply about 22 hours
    scarlet177
    scarlet177 posted in Friends:
    My BFF is awesome!!!!!!! I know that cuz, she is the only person whon can understand my feelings when my enemies or some other friends tease me badly or when those ppl be rude to me....... :(  . I can share all my secrets to her........ she is Awesome cuz, she is being herself . Her name is ****** ....... and she is my WORLD'S BEST FRIEND!!!!! :D
    reply about 22 hours

    play online games

    Goodgameempire-thumb

    Goodgame Empire is a great strategy title by Goodgame Studios. Build your own ca...

    Dragon-dash-thumb-image

    Your dragon must return to guard the treasure! Help it gather lost coins and avo...

    Blobthrower-thumb

    Shoot blobs with different properties to merge yellow blobs. Your blobs can be r...

    Candy-cash-thumb

    Candy's got her candies into a terrible mess, can you help her to sort them out?

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    _thumb_100x100

    Bloons 2 is here! A worthy and awesome sequel at last to our original Bloons gam...

    Frostbox_100x100

    Explore the world or hang out with friends in your own condo. Get a unique look,...

    Plinga-pet

    Join the pet-pampering party with your own customized critter!