Tuning in to Teens™

What is Tuning In To Teens Course?

Parenting a teenage is never easy. Understanding and responding to the adolescent emotions are skills worth learning that will help you to establish a stronger parent-teen relationship. The Tuning in to Teens™ course introduced by CCM Calgary Centre is now open for fall registration.

Tuning in to Teens™ is a parenting course developed by the University of Melbourne that focus on the emotional connection between parents and their teens. The evidence-based course has proven success in improving parenting, parent-child relationships and children’s emotional competence and behaviour. 

Parenting Skills That Enhance Relationships

This s a six-week parenting course run one morning a week for two hours. The course will teach you how to manage your own and your adolescent’s emotions in ways that help you to remain close and keep communicating. By learning these skills, you are less likely to have as much conflict within your family and your teen is more likely to talk to you about the challenging issues they face. These are factors that have been found to reduce the risk of mental health and substance abuse problems.

Parenting a teenage is never easy. Understanding and responding to the adolescent emotions are skills worth learning that help you to establish a stronger parent-teen relationship (Stock Photo)

The Tuning In To Teens Course ’21 October

Tuning in to Teens™ also shows you how to help your teen develop emotional intelligence. Adolescents with higher emotional intelligence:

  • Are more aware, assertive and strong in situations of peer pressure
  • Have greater success with making friends and are more able to manage conflict with peers
  • Are able to cope when upset or angry
  • Have more stable and satisfying relationships as adults

Date: Oct 5, 12, 19, Nov, 2, 9, 16 (All on Tuesdays)

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 noon (Zoom)

Course Fee: $100

Language: Cantonese

Online registration: https://forms.gle/DEm98ipzG7BvNMUt9

For detailed information, please click centre.calgary.ccmcanada.org or email to: zng@ccmcanada.org

About CCM Calgary Centre

A non-profit organization established in 1992, as an urban missionary centre of CCM Canada, strives to be a place of rest and rejuvenation for the needed and vulnerable, and to bring church to people and people back to church. We offer various services for adults, special needs, families, seniors and immigrants, regardless of their gender and language. Our services focus in family education, mental health, professional counselling, community care and spiritual growth. centre.calgary.ccmcanada.org

CCM is located in Chinatown inside Five Harvest Apartment Building (Photo: Brian Wong)
Calgary CCM Centre – located in the heart of Calgary Chinatown (Photo: Brian Wong)

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