Unprecedented Parenting: Supporting our Teens in Troubled Times with Dr. Nancy Heath
On Dec 3rd, 2020 Dr. Nancy Heath was a featured guest speaker for Trafalgar School’s Smart Parenting in the City series: Unprecedented Parenting: Supporting our Teens in Troubled Times. As an expert in student mental-health resilience, Dr. Heath will share practical parenting tips and strategies for navigating these uncharted waters.
The Webinar's reflection were based around the concept articulated as follows
Parenting teens is never easy, even in the best of times! When parents are trying to cope with their own worries, how do they support their teens as they struggle with record levels of stress, anxiety, and helplessness?
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In addition, Dr. Heath and her Development and Intrapersonal Resilience Research (DAIR) team, including Jessica Mettler , Stephanie Zito and Laurianne Bastien, have developed guides for parents and students to navigate stressful times. DAIR together with the Centre of Excellence for Mental Health (CEMH) and the Ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement Supérieur (MEES) supports young people in speaking out about mental health difficulties. See the links below to benefit from their insights.