Each session brings together about 10-12 parents who are experiencing the same parenting challenge. A trained Triple P facilitator will be part of each group. There are 4 topic sessions you may choose from below. You may register for any session(s) you would like to attend. All sessions are held on a Tuesday from 7 – 8:30 pm.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact either of the educators listed below.
- Sherry Daniels, Portage County Family Living Educator
- 715.346.1321 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- Lisa Grasshoff, Cap Services
- 715.343.7108 or email@example.com
Click on a link below to register for the discussion groups Fall 2021 or the seminars in January 2022.
Fall 2021 Discussion Groups
Getting Teenagers to Cooperate ~ Tuesday, October 5th
Discuss the common ways teenagers don’t cooperate, parent traps, encouraging cooperation, how to manage uncooperative behavior, and what to do if problems persist.
Coping with Teenagers’ Emotions ~ Tuesday, October 12th
Discuss the common situations when teenagers become highly emotional, how to help your teenager to manage their emotions better, how to cope with an emotional teenager, and what to do if problems persist.
Building Teenagers’ Survival Skills ~ Tuesday, October 19th
Discuss the common ways teenagers can be at risk, planning ahead to reduce risky behavior, identifying risky situations, risk reduction strategies, and consequences for not following the plan.
Reducing Family Conflict ~ Tuesday, November 2nd
Discuss common ways family conflict can occur, how to teach children and teenagers to get along with each other, how to reduce family conflict, and how to manage conflict.
Introduction to Teen Triple P ~ Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Information on the nature of adolescent social, emotional, and behavioral problems and the range of risk and protective factors.
Behavioral Monitoring and Promoting Social and Emotional Competence in Teenagers ~ Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Information on the benefits and rationale for behavior monitoring, strategies for developing good relationships with teenagers and increasing desirable behavior in teenagers.
Managing Problem Behavior and Parenting Routines ~ Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Information on the principles of assertive discipline as it relates to teenagers, strategies for managing problem behavior, and the rationale for parenting routines.
Risky Behavior, Common Process Issues, Peer Supervision and Support ~ Tuesday, January 24, 2022
Information on common questions parents may pose during Teen Triple P using a self-regulatory approach and the rationale, process and application of the model of Peer Assisted Supervision and Support.