FEATURES RELATIONSHIP SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN IN THE FAMILY
Institute of Psychology, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria
Optimal social development in adolescence is based on attachment to parents and expansion of friendly relations with peers. This paper studies the relationship between parents and children 11, 13 and 15 years. Our findings show that adolescents who have the highest degree of satisfaction with family relationships, easier to talk with parents about important matters for them and the problems more time to communicate with parents in different kinds of joint activities and more clearly perceive parental support.
Keywords: family structure, communication with parents, satisfaction family relationships.