Linden Oaks Webinar Series: Mental Health Education for Parents of Teens

 

Webinar- Virtual
Wed, Jan 18 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: The Right Moment: Understanding Substance Use Behaviors, Reasons Behind It and How to Set Limits

  • Speaker: Ari Bernstein, LCSW
  • Understand the reason behind your teen’s substance use 
  • Learn how to approach limit setting with your teen. 
  • Recognize how to choose the right moment to set limits.
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR

Webinar- Virtual 
Wed, Feb 15 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: Constantly Connected in a Disconnected World: Social Media Impact on Your Teen’s Mental Health

  • Speaker: Jessica Butts, LCSW
  • Learn how social media can impact depressive symptoms.
  •  Recognize 2-3 signs of social media’s negative impact your teen’s mental health.
  • Identify 2-3 strategies for decreasing your teen’s dependence on social media.
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR

 

Webinar- Virtual
Wed, Mar 15 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: Ball of Emotions: How to Regulate Emotions in an Emotional World

  • Speaker: Andrea Fisher, LCPC and Kayla Heiler, LSW 
  • Understand what teen’s need to do daily to stay emotionally regulated.
  • Recognize how basic needs affect how we regulate our emotions throughout the day.
  • Identify how to respond to your teen when experiencing intense emotions.
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR

Webinar- Virtual
Wed, Apr 19 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: Through the Smoke: Understanding Teen Vulnerabilities to Vaping and Parent Resources

  • Speaker: Tammy Tunac, LCPC, CADC
  • Understand why teens are vulnerable to addiction.
  • Identify the signs of substance use 
  • Learn skills to talk with your adolescent and find resources.
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR

Webinar- Virtual
Wed, May 17 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: Decisions, Decisions…How to Help Your Teen Make Effective Decisions to Successfully Manage Behaviors

  • Speaker: Heather Treat, PsyD.
  • Learn the difference between punishment and reinforcement when correcting your teen’s behavior.
  • Identify ways to make to your teen more accountable for their behavior. 
  • Recognize 3 strategies to ease your teen’s anxiety. 
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR

Webinar- Virtual
Wed, Jun 21 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: We’re in This Together: Understanding Co-dependency and the Family’s Role in Addiction Recovery

  • Speaker: Rasa Ruzgys, LPC, CADC
  • Identify the different roles in families.
  • Define co-dependency.
  • Understand how to find addiction and recovery resources.
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR

Webinar- Virtual
Wed, Jul 19 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: Hard to Swallow: Medication Safety and the Importance of Adhering

  • Speaker: Sam Epley, MSN, RN, CNL
  • Identify 3 medication safety practices. 
  • Recognize common reasons people do not adhere to medications and strategies to promote medication adherence.  
  • Find community resources for medication safety.
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR

Webinar- Virtual
Wed, Aug 16 from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Title: Goodbye Summer, Hello Anxiety! Helpful Strategies to Transition Your Teen Back to School

  • Speaker: Laura Koehler, PsyD and Kristen Oldin, LSW
  • Learn strategies to prepare your teen for going back to school. 
  • Identify 5 skills to help your teen manage school anxiety. 
  • Recognize when anxiety about school becomes a problem.
  • Register » VIRTUAL WEBINAR