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Engaging Adolescents | BRISBANE | Resolve teenage behaviour problems

Format Training Course
Presenters Michael Hawton MAPS (or various presenters)
Description Engaging Adolescents is a one-day professional development course to teach parents the skills for resolving teenage behaviour problems. This course is suitable for parenting professionals who work with teenagers and their families.

This one-day course equips professionals with:
? The knowledge to teach parents the program over three sessions and/or how to teach the tenets of the program in a few one-to-one clinical sessions
? A comprehensive training manual and a CD slideshow to aid your presentation
? Session-by-session guidelines for parent meetings
Lunch and am/pm refreshments are also provided.

The structure of this course provides parents with a model for working out what behaviour needs to be ignored, how to coach teenagers to consider the consequences of their actions and how to hold difficult conversations when expectations are breached. A practical 'how-to' guide for parents.

Engaging Adolescents has been endorsed by the APS for 7 CPD hours (generalist or College of Community Psychologist, College of Counselling Psychologists, College of Educational or Developmental Psychologists).

This course also fulfils the requirements for 'active pd' with the Psychology Board of Australia.
About the presenter(s) Parentshop director, Michael Hawton is a psychologist and teacher with over 20 years experience working with children and families clinically, and as an expert witness in the family and children's courts. His 1-2-3 Magic & Emotion Coaching program has been delivered to over 3000 professionals across Australia, NZ, UK and the United States. He has also developed Engaging Adolescents practitioner training program to deliver parenting skills for teenage behaviour problems.
Location QLD Metro, Australia
Venue St Leo's College
College Road, St Lucia, Brisbane, 4067

Please contact the event organiser to confirm if this venue is wheelchair accessible
Start/End Date 27 Nov 2012
Time 8.30 Registration for 9.00am start (4.30pm finish)
Cost $349* EARLY-BIRD FEE or $449 FULL FEE
Notes *Early-bird fee is to be paid by early-bird date (see flyer); full fees apply for late payments.
Organiser Parentshop
Contact Name Parentshop Pty Ltd
Telephone 02 66808910
Email service@parentshop.com.au
Fax 02 66808900
Website http://www.parentshop.com.au/practitioner-training/engaging-adolescents