3. They Have High Expectations

As I said earlier, controlling parents are classic perfectionists, so it’s only natural for them to have high expectations.

They will put a lot of pressure on their kids by setting unrealistic goals for them to reach, like getting perfect scores on all their exams.

This attitude may lead a teen to act rebelliously or they might even become depend on their parents to solve all their problems for them since they lack initiative.

They Always Know What’s Best for Their Kids