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Becoming an “Ask”able Adult: Ensuring Positive Encounters with Teens

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 - 8:30am

Becoming an “Ask”able Adult: Ensuring Positive Encounters with Teens
November 3, 2014
8:30 - 4:00pm
Spartanburg County DSS
630 Chesnee Hwy.
Spartanburg, SC 29303

Training Description

Providing care and support to teens to make healthy decisions can be a challenging job.  This workshop is designed for teen-serving professionals to improve their communication skills in supporting adolescents’ healthy decisions.  Every moment with a teen is precious; this workshop is designed to ensure those rare moments are positive encounters that have the most benefit for the teen.  Never miss an opportunity – know the techniques that will have the biggest impact!

Objectives:

Participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the role of an askable adult
  2. Demonstrate effective communication skills between adults and teens about contraception, safer sex, and other sexuality issues.

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