FREE 30 Minute Webinars for Educators and Parents

Select One or Both Trainings for valuable insight on interacting with and engaging youth in the following topics.

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After completing these webinars, participants will:

Understand how the teen brain functions and how it affects behavior

Learn strategies for decreasing risky behavior and increasing healthy choices

Learn how taking a nonjudgmental approach can make a huge impact

Understand the stress effects of the pandemic on teens

Be able to implement practical strategies to help teens understand and cope with pandemic-related stress

Adolescent Brain Development and Behavior

April 27 or April 29 starting at 10:30am

This will provide participants with basic knowledge on adolescent brain development and tips for working with youth.

Meet the Trainer: Dom Hoyt (He/Him/His) has been a part of the Youth Education Services team at CHS since the spring of 2010. He is a combat veteran who attended college on the G.I. bill, earning a B.S. degree in Public Health Education and Masters in Public Health. He has implemented over 2,000 program sessions for youth, parents, and professionals over the years. In his spare time, He enjoys spending time outdoors with his wonderful wife and two children.

Helping Teens Cope With Pandemic Stress

May 4 or May 6 starting at 11:00am

This will provide information from the CDC, strategies for coping with stress, and give participants the opportunity to share strategies that have worked for them.

Meet the Trainer: Dr. Thomas Barksdale II (He/Him/His) is a published author, speaker, and trainer who has spent the last 24 years working with youth and young adults across the country. Leadership, sexual health, academic motivation, and character have been the main topics of his speaking career. Thomas has been a Wise Guy Educator that has worked with thousands of teen males in diverse settings on healthy relationships and responsible masculinity. Thomas is married with two children, and enjoys reading and playing golf in his spare time.

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FREE 30 Minute Webinars for Educators and Parents

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