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You are a superhero. But don't be too stressed with this at this point-he's trying to find his own path. Easier said then done I'm sure but don't take it personally-it's that age. Once he settles into his own life, mom will become main support role again. For now, just try to be supportive and keep like bed of communication open in case he needs you. Even when they enter adulthood, they still go through stages!