Parenting difficult adolescents

By on January 9, 2011

GENEVA—Attention parents of adolescent teens: Join TriCity Family Services for a Parent Support & Education Series presentation, “Parenting Difficult Adolescents,” which will be presented in two parts on Monday, Jan. 10, from 7:30 to 9 p.m., and Monday, Jan. 17, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. The presentation will be at the TriCity Family Services offices, located at 1120 Randall Court in Geneva.

Some of the topic questions addressed the presentation include:
• Is there such a thing as normal adolescence?
• How do I continue to connect with my teen when he or she won’t talk to me about important issues and concerns?
• How do I maintain a positive relationship with my teen when I have to stand firm in the face of manipulation and testing?
• What will the climate look like in my home during these difficult adolescent years?

Start 2011 with the best gift of all: an improved relationship with your teenager. Advance registration is preferred. Entrance fee is $10 per attendee. However, fee waivers are available based on need. Call TriCity Family Services at (630) 232-1070 to register.