There’s no denying it. Parents and teens are often at odds—but it doesn’t have to be that way. When parents and teens learn together, they will have a common language and skills for a smoother ride through adolescence.
Families in Action is a lively program that gives families critical tools for the challenging teen years: communication, conflict resolution, encouragement, and more. Plus powerful information about preventing problems with drugs, alcohol, sex, and violence.
Combining entertaining video, group discussion, and activities, the program will teach you and your kids how to
At the beginning of each session, parents and teens will go to separate rooms for a specialized class. At the end, the two groups get back together for a final exercise. Each session of the Families in Action classes features entertaining video, activities, and group discussion so you can share ideas with the leader and other families, too.
(Note: the content and format of each workshop is determined by the leader of that workshop and may differ from what is shown below. Your workshop may provide a Participant’s Guide; if not, you can order it here. Check with your workshop leader for complete details.)
Session I: The Active Parent
Session IV: Building Courage, Redirecting Misbehavior
Session II: Winning Cooperation
Session V: Drugs, Sexuality, and Violence: Reducing the Risks, part 1
Session III: Responsibility & Discipline
Session VI: Drugs, Sexuality, and Violence: Reducing the Risks, part 2