Published : Friday, February 23, 2018 | 1:20 PM
Flintridge Preparatory School continues its Speaker Series Event with “Strengthening Connection and Avoiding Conflict in the Teen Years with Susan Stiffelman, MFT on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 6:45 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at – 9:00 p.m. at Prep’s Norris Auditorium.
Susan Stiffelman, MFT, will discuss how parents can maintain connection with their kids, especially as kids pull away and want more independence during the teen years. She’ll also discuss methods and strategies to help kids and parents effectively communicate with each other — focusing on the unique challenges that face this generation of teens due to the sea change in technology and societal pressures to succeed.
Susan is a parent coach for the Huffington Post, a marriage and family therapist, a credentialed teacher and a licensed psychotherapist. For over 30 years, Susan has worked with families to create greater harmony and deeper connections between parents and children. Susan is the author of the bestselling books, Parenting Without Power Struggles: Raising Joyful, Resilient Kids While Staying Cool, Calm and Connected and Parenting With Presence: Practices for Raising Conscious, Confident, Caring Kids (An Eckhart Tolle Edition).
Q&A session in Norris following the presentation. Then we will move to the library for a cocktail reception.
Flintridge Preparatory School, 4543 Crown Ave., La Cañada Flintridge, (818) 790-1178 or visit www.flintridgeprep.org.