Tuesdays, 6pm to 8pm Tuesday 2 May to Tuesday 13 June
A 7-week program that supports parents and carers to:
Learn more about the origins of their own parenting style and how it can be more effective;
Identify the important messages they want to convey to their adolescent and how to achieve this;
Learn more about brain development during the adolescent period and its influence on their thoughts, feelings and behaviour;
Explore the meaning and context behind adolescents' behaviours, and how to respond to the underlying feelings and needs;
Explore new ways of communicating with adolescents;
Discover ways for parents to take care of themselves and to find support when they need it and practice self-compassion.