This 1-day CPD course is for those working with parents of teenagers and/ or teenagers themselves.
It provides an opportunity to understand teenage brain development and the adolescent developmental process and consider both risk and resilience.
It includes ideas and strategies for professionals working with teenagers and their parents to help them cope with challenging feelings and behaviour and to support young people in an emotionally healthy context.
The day brings together the latest understanding from neuroscience and developmental psychology and the principles of The Nurturing Programme.
On completion of the training, practitioners will be able to:
reflect upon influence of teenage brain development on behaviour
understood what young people need from parents and other adults
demonstrate an understanding of the concept of risk and resilience
consider how to embed knowledge into practice
Face to face - practical interactive workshops for groups of up to 20 people
Online - 2 x 2-hour interactive sessions for up to 20 people [Available for a limited time]
(Staff do not need to be PGLs or done any previous training with us.)
Course Overview & Cost
Click link to download the Understanding Teenagers training course overview.
Click link to download the Online Understanding Teenagers training course overview (only for teams).
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