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Research Updates for Professionals

We offer short term, non-credit professional development opportunities to professionals working with families with teens. Research Updates for Professionals workshops explore current research on specific topics in the field of normative adolescent development and what it means for the two-way parent-adolescent relationship. Participants will have opportunities to reflect on course content and explore what it means for their day to day work.

The online workshops are a great resource for for many types of professionals:

Register with coworkers to enhance learning and receive a discounted registration rate. Participants will be encouraged to discuss topics with their colleagues.

Participants will be able to listen to audio-streamed PowerPoint presentations, as well as download note taking documents from PowerPoint presentations, journal article summaries, resource lists, and other resources. Discussion boards and online learning activities also enhance the course.

Current Offering: Using the Internet for Parent Education

Would you like to learn more about using the Internet to reach parents for parent education? This online workshop for professionals will help you:

Through this course you will have opportunities to apply current research on parents and technology through online activities and threaded discussions.

The cost for registration is $50 per person.

This course has been approved for CFLE continuing education credits (4 Contact Hours/.4 CEUs)

Registration is now closed for the current session.

Have you already registered? Access the course now.

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Some of the key resources from our past Research Updates for Professionals workshops can be accessed on our Additional Resources page.

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