Dealing with Difficult Teens: Strategies that Work
10/12 - 11/08
This course covers a variety of behavior management strategies that help participants parent an adolescent who may have a history of abuse/neglect. Included is an overview of skills, techniques, and information aimed at improving understanding, communication, and managing the behavior of challenging adolescents. This course describes stages of growth and development and the way in which difficulties in an adolescent’s earlier childhood years are often transposed onto his or her struggles with the tasks of adolescence. Participants explore self – care strategies relating to parenting a teen.