Free Series For Parents Of Teens

The period between childhood and adolescence, as well as the adolescent years, can be rewarding, trying and confusing for parents and kids alike. Big changes take place during these years.

The Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension will present “Teening-Up with Your Teen” at the Clayton Hutcheson Agricultural Center (559 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach) on Tuesdays, April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. Registration closes March 28. Topics to be covered in this free series include the teen brain, transitions in adolescence, how to reach and maintain good communication, positive discipline, understanding teen anger and managing yours, and empowering teens to build assets.

The presenter will be Certified Family Life Educator Maisie Ross. Participants are encouraged to attend all five sessions along with their tweens/teens.

Participants are invited to call (561) 233-1742 to register.