Active Parenting of Teens: Families in Action one-day Leader Training Workshop

This leader training workshop teaches you how to lead the Active Parenting of Teens: Families in Action video and discussion program.

You’ll learn tips and techniques for leading parenting education courses in general, plus you’ll gain an understanding of the contents and principles of the program. This comprehensive workshop will teach you:

  • Concrete skills to maintain open communication with teens
  • How the “method of choice” can prevent power struggles
  • How different styles of parenting affect how a teen reacts
  • Discipline and problem-solving with kids as they grow older
  • The five goals of teen behavior
  • What teens are experiencing and their need for challenge
  • Roles parents can play in the prevention of alcohol abuse and other drug use
  • Effective ways to help parents discuss sexuality with teens
  • How to teach positive values to teens
  • How to guide frustrated parents of teens to greater self-confidence in their roles as parents


  • 8:45 – 9:00am
  • 9:00 – 9:30am
    Introduction and Overview
  • 9:30 – 10:45am
    Session I – The Active Parent (model teaching)
  • 10:45 – 11:00am
  • 11:00 – 12:00pm
    Session II: Winning Cooperation
  • 12:00 – 1:00pm
    Lunch on Your Own
  • 1:00 – 1:30pm
    Program Implementation
  • 1:30 – 2:30pm
    Session III: Responsibility and Discipline
  • 2:30 – 3:00pm
    Session IV: Building Courage, Redirecting Misbehavior
  • 3:00 – 3:15pm
  • 3:15 – 4:30pm
    Session V: Drugs, Sexuality, and Violence
  • 4:30 – 4:45pm
    Risk-Prevention Strategies
  • 4:45 – 5:00pm
    Closing & Evaluations

Full-Day Workshop – Active Parenting of Teens: Families in Action

Price includes a Parent’s Guide, seven hours of instruction, a Leader’s Guide, a certification packet, and 7 CE hours from NBCC (if needed). Bonus! Take 15% off the price of a program kit for your LTW when ordered at the same time as your registration.

Special offer: Register 3, get the 4th free!

Register 3, Get the 4th FREE!