In interviews for our forthcoming book, When Will My Grown-Up Kid Grow Up?, 75 percent of parents said that their current relationship with their adult children was better now than the relationship they had when their kids were The best part, most agreed, is "the friendship that emerges along with the adult." But even a good relationship with grown kids may have its pitfalls. Aug 06, · The father-son relationship can be fraught with communication problems and anger. Here's how to improve your father and son relationship. A mother writes, "My husband and our year-old son have difficulties in their relationship. Our son complains that his father is always judging and criticizing him.
Nov 29, · Adulthood:In this phase, the son realizes his father may be right about many things, and the father develops greater trust in his son more, as he is a mature adult and no longer an impulsive teenager. The relationship settles down in a comfortable zone, where both respect the other’s boundaries and attain a healthy, more even relationship. Feb 20, · While my adult children and I have fantastic relationships now, it was a long, hard road to get there and I know I must be willing to continue to work toward bettering our relationship. Patience is a virtue and an important factor in healing broken relationships, but your son has clearly run out with you; now it's time to exercise patience on Author: Kim Bryan.