James Beck from Attitude and Petra Bagust sit down and talk about teenagers – preparing them for the world of social media, managing screen time, balancing independence and boundaries, and how to show them they’re loved, even when you can’t smother them with cuddles and kisses.
- Translating teen tech speak
- How to talk to your teen about: Alcohol and drugs
- What your teen needs you to know
Attend a Toolbox parenting course
Toolbox courses inspire and equip whānau. They are bursting with great advice, humour and encouragement, offering practical strategies and insights into developmental stages. Parents leave reassured that challenges are common to all families and that they’re not alone on their parenting journey. The courses are run over a number of weeks in a relaxed and conversational small group setting with a trained facilitator. The five courses – Building Awesome Whānau, Baby and Toddler Years, Primary Years, Intermediate Years, and Teenage Years. Find out more and register here.