Online Parenting Class - Ages 13 to 18
Do your teens ever push your buttons?
Do you love your teens yet sometimes find their behavior irritating or inappropriate? Do they push your buttons by ...
If so, this parenting class is for you! You'll learn to think on your feet when the struggles happen and not just react. You
will discover how to replace yelling with calmly setting firm limits.
- not doing homework
- fighting with siblings
- not listening
- being disrespectful
- breaking curfew
- talking back
- being uncooperative
- directly disobeying
- leaving messes around the house
What will I learn in this parenting class?
Priceless Parenting classes are grounded on decades of positive parenting experiences
from real life situations and backed by the latest scientific research in child development. Find answers to questions like:
- “How should I respond when my teen is disrespectful?”
- "My teens rarely get their chores done without being nagged. What can I do?"
- “How can I get my teens to make better decisions?”
- “How can I discipline without yelling?”
- "Homework is such a battle with my kids. What should I do?"
- "What limits should I be setting around my son's video game playing?"
You'll hear real life parenting problems and learn ways to solve those problems. Since one approach won't work for every
child, you'll learn multiple ways to handle situations.
What You'll Receive:
- 11 self-paced parenting lessons
- 3 months unlimited access (you can request more time if needed)
- Permission to share course with spouse or partner
- Invitation to attend optional monthly group coaching session for 3 months via Zoom with parenting expert, Kathy Slattengren, M.Ed.
- Invitation to join private Facebook group for parenting support
- Certificate of Completion for an 8-hour class upon finishing the course and filling out a questionnaire
What will I learn in each lesson?
Below are some of the things you will learn in each of the 11 parenting lessons.
Lesson 1: Raising Your Teens
Identifying positive parenting approaches that work well with teens
Understanding developmental and brain changes that are happening in your teen
Guiding your teen to successfully launching after high school
Lesson 2: Controlling Your Reaction
Understanding what's going on in your teen's brains when they are stressed
Responding with empathy rather than anger to your teens
Wording requests to your teen positively rather than negatively
Lesson 3: Learning From Experience
Allowing your teens to learn from their own experiences
Helping your teens avoid serious mistakes
Addressing problem behaviors from driving too fast to getting homework done
Lesson 4: Guiding Their Behavior
Providing guidance without trying to control too much
Setting appropriate limits around TV, digital devices and video games
Helping your teen solve difficult problems
Lesson 5: Handling Inappropriate Behavior
Understanding the difference between punishment and discipline
Finding effective ways to handle problems like sibling rivalry, complaining, not listening
Responding to disrespectful behavior
Lesson 6: Responding to Risky Behavior
Guiding your teen in thinking through important decisions around things like relationships, sex, drugs, drinking and driving, and other risky behaviors
Responding to your teen lying
Helping your teen avoid making a seriously bad decision
Lesson 7: Avoiding Power Struggles
Avoiding arguments and power struggles
Responding to your teens' behavior in a way that invites cooperation rather than rebellion
Reacting to your teen's misbehavior in ways that are ultimately helpful, not hurtful
Lesson 8: Choosing Consequences
Determining reasonable, valuable consequences for misbehavior
Allowing your teen to experience natural consequences
Helping your teen learn from their mistakes
Lesson 9: Initiating Problem Solving
Finding solutions to ongoing problem behaviors
Helping your teens see a situation from someone else's perspective
Using family meetings to improve situations
Lesson 10: Doing Chores
Finding age appropriate chores
Choosing chores and tracking their completion
Teaching your teens household skills they will need to successfully launch into a place of their own
Lesson 11: Parenting Your Best
Recovering from difficult parenting situations
Paying attention to your teen's good behavior
Having more fun and less stress with your kids
What is this online parenting class really like? When can I start?
The class can be started immediately. Each lesson covers a few key parenting concepts using narrated slides. Some lessons also include videos.
You are in control of advancing through the slides so you can stop at any point and return at a later time.
You can go through all the lessons in about 8 hours. Do it in a day or spread it over
your three months of access. Go through quickly or slowly, repeat a lesson - it's
all up to you!
You’ll hear stories from real parents demonstrating how to use these techniques.
You’ll see pictures of kids misbehaving and learn how parents can successfully handle
the situation. You’ll increase your own skills by practicing the techniques while
doing each lesson’s homework.
Find out what the class is like by watching this 4 minute video explaining this parenting class for ages 13 - 18
Will I get a certificate of completion after finishing the parenting class?
Yes, you will receive a parenting class certificate of completion
after completing the class. You'll need to
answer a few questions about the class and then a certificate of completion can be printed.
You read more about how these classes fulfill different requirements:
Can I take this course on my iPad or smart phone?
Build positive, strong relationships with your children
If you want to feel respected and under control as a parent, then this parenting class is for you. It will give you the tools for
parenting in a way that fosters honesty, kindness, responsibility
and self-discipline in your children. Imagine having a peaceful home where your children are cooperative and pleasant.
Start making this a reality today!