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Dealing with Challenging Parents and Families: 8 Things to Consider

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It is often a challenge for schools and teachers to figure out how to maintain positive relationships with various kinds of households, families, and parenting styles. For a variety of reasons, it may feel almost impossible to communicate with challenging families. Families often feel the same way when it comes to communicating with the school. Join Tamara Hill, a licensed and trauma certified child and adolescent therapist, as she discusses 8 considerations for effectively communicating with families and making the communication process less stressful for all involved.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Other
Last aired on: Thursday, October 26, 2017 @ 10:00 AM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Administrator Resources, Communication & Collaboration, Counseling, School Safety
Tags: aggression, antagonistic parents, caregivers, counseling, difficult parents, family, parental communication, school safety

Reviews (34)

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Very Helpful!
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Great information.
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Very useful tipsthank you!
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very informative, received a lot of good information
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Great advice and useful information.
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A good reinforcement of how to logically handle challenging parents.
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Lots of valuable information!
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Wow! What an eye-opener! Awesome information if you are dealing with difficult parents.
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This was a awesome training. I really learned alot about dealing with parents that I didn't know. I've worked out the public for 36 years, Thank-you for all this valuable information.
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