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The Resilient Teen: Helping Your Teen Have a Great Start to the New Year–Inside and Outside the Classroom

August 25, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Is my teen ready for the challenges of the upcoming school year and beyond? Will they be able to handle the stress? Am I helping them develop the skills they need to survive one day when they move away from home?

Come join a local adolescent and young adult health expert as he provides parents with tips on how to best prepare teenagers for becoming responsible and healthy adults. Drawing on the research and the presenter’s experiences, this presentation will focus on the common qualities among those adolescents who are able to fall down, pick themselves up and keep going. Parents will also gain information about what they can be doing now and in the future to help their teen not just survive, but thrive life after high school.

Robert Scholz, a licensed marriage and family therapist and professional clinical counselor, has worked with adolescents, adults and families for 20 years. Robert serves as the Clinical Director for Engage Treatment Programs, which focuses on adolescent and young adult mental health, in Westlake Village. Robert has expertise in the areas of addiction, the emotional lives of men and boys, sports psychology, family violence, and college mental health. Prior to his time at Engage, Robert spent a decade at Pepperdine University serving as the Assistant Director of their Counseling Center and Coordinator of their Alcohol and Drug Program. He also serves as an Adjunct Professor in Pepperdine’s Graduate School of Education and Psychology.

For more information: Please call the Agoura Hills Recreation and Event Center (818) 597-7361

Not Affiliated with Las Virgenes Unified School District 

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Date:
August 25, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue

Agoura Hills Recreation Center
29900 Ladyface Court
Agoura Hills, 91301 United States
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Phone:
8186997488