Talking Teens Training Course


This 1 or 2-day training course is for practitioners who wish to offer the 4-week Talking Teens programme for parents of teenagers.


The groups focus on relationships within the family, communication, negotiating, decision-making and strategies to reduce conflict.


The 1-day training option for PGLs can be delivered online or face to face.

Teenage boy smiling with his han resting on his chin

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the training, practitioners will be able to:

  • demonstrate group facilitation skills

  • outline the key themes of adolescent development

  • describe the needs of both parents and adolescents during the teenage phase

  • relate these needs to appropriate parenting styles, skills and strategies

  • deliver the Talking Teens workshops to groups of parents and/ or in one-to-one sessions with parents

Training Options​

  • Face to face - training for groups of up to 20 people.

  • Online (1-day training for PGLs only) - 2 x 2-hour interactive sessions each day for up to 20 people. The sessions can be held over 2 consecutive days or up to 1 week apart.(Online training will be delivered via Zoom unless otherwise specified. Please get in touch if you would like to discuss delivery via another platform.)

Course Overview & Cost

Programme Overview

Click link for an overview of the 4-session Talking Teens programme that professionals who attend our 1 or 2-day training course will deliver to parents.

Impact & Evidence

Click link for evidence to support the effectiveness of the Talking Teens programme.

Book Training

We would be delighted to come and work with your team at a time and location of your choice. Contact our At Home team to find out more. You can also book individual places on certain dates and locations - check our training calendar for availability.



"Great facilitation, clear, concise, kept time well. Very friendly and knowledgeable."

"Being in the group enhances your knowledge and gives you lots of tips and ideas that you can use. Very informative and lots of fun."

"Excellent training, that has focused on a targeted age group making it more accessible and relevant to those who require knowledge and support specifically in this area."

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