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Register for course on parenting your teen

Download available:
UCC Teens Wednesdays April 19 – May 10

The Parenting Network at UCC is offering a course called “Pre/Teens–Yes You Can Have a Great Relationship!” It runs from April 19 to May 10 (not May 3), from 7 to 9 p.m. The course is intended for parents with at least one child over 10. It costs $160 per person or $225 per couple.

Topics covered will include the following:

  • Curfew, drugs, sex, alcohol, parties – what’s a parent to do?
  • How the teen brain and the teen mind work
  • How to listen and get your teen to open up
  • Why not to say “Good job” and what to say instead
  • Protective factors for helping your teen negotiate high risk behaviours

To register, please go to: parentingnetwork.ca or call Doone Estey at 416-944-0412.