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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 (131)

Wow! Thank you for all the safety information. Very interesting.
Wonderful safety tips on protecting yourself and as a professional. Thank you for sharing about parents, who yes can be challenging at times.
Basic Member
Good strategies on dealing with an challenging family situations. Great tips on safe guarding yourself from aggressive parents.
Great information!
good info- job well done!!
great information
Full Member
Great reminders and strategies on how to handle potentially aggressive parents.
Basic Member
loved the info
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