Communicate with Your Teen: Avoid The Emotional Rollercoaster with Connection


  • Are you sometimes overwhelmed by your teen’s feelings?
  • Does your teen have trouble verbalizing their emotions?
  • Does connecting with your teen often feel difficult?

Supporting your teen to be safe and confident while staying connected is no easy task. Add on hormones, attitude, personality, technology, and post pandemic challenges — welcome to the tween and teen years! This interactive digital workshop will include a conversation about parenting the independent, emerging adult while still nurturing the playful child within. 

We will talk specifically about building relationships during this very unpredictable time. You will have the opportunity to explore making stronger connections through conversation and confrontation in the context of real-life situations. You’ll be able to recognize roadblocks to communication, apply approaches that strengthen your relationship and help teens become effective problem solvers as they go out into the world.

  • For additional support, check out the Quick Video Solutions Library,  Teen Age Library- Support, Inspire and Connect. Explore the Video Solutions and Handouts for all the classes including Positive Connections for More Cooperation for Teens , Use Everyday Conversations to Nurture Character
  • Identify effective ways to initiate and maintain an open dialogue 
  • Respond to your teen’s emotions skillfully
  • Express your own emotions in ways that help your teen respond positively
  • Apply strategies to support your child’s social life and develop problem solving skills
  • Recognize positive approaches to difficult subjects and avoid communication roadblocks
  • Apply communication skills that will strengthen your relationship