Programs designed for parents of teenagers are offered on an occasional basis by special arrangement. We have many instructors skilled in this area. If you are interested in sponsoring a class or workshop, contact Cyrel Gable, LBCC Parenting Education Coordinator at 541-917-4909.
Effective Parenting of Teens
This class provides parents with the skills to improve family communication while reducing family conflicts and teens’ negative behaviors and attitudes. You’ll learn positive ways to relate to your teen by increasing your knowledge of the developmental needs of adolescents, thereby better understanding their behavior. Increase your abilities in communication, supervision, conflict resolution and positive discipline, while enjoying the support of other parents experiencing similar issues. Usually offered as 6 or 8 sessions over 6 – 8 weeks. Available in English. LEARN MORE>>
How To Talk So Teens Will Listen™
Communication and problem-solving skills based on the books How to Talk So Teens Will Listen and Listen So Teens Will Talk, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk and Liberated Parents, Liberated Children by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish. Group discussion, role play, workbook on these topics: Acknowledging Feelings; Engaging Cooperation; Alternatives to Punishment; Problem Solving; Skills for Teens; Talking about Sex and Drugs. LEARN MORE>>
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