Supporting my Teen with Wellbeing

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What’s this course about?   

This course looks at what happens to the brain through adolescence and the impact that has on behaviour and social development.  It uses Positive Psychology approaches to identify the role that adults can play in supporting their teenager’s well-being and some techniques that they can share with their teens to use independently. 

Course format:   

This is an online course where you’ll learn together and take part in practical group activities, all in a relaxed and friendly environment.   

Who will benefit from attending?  

This course is for parents and carers who want to support their 12+ year old with their mental wellbeing.  

What will I learn?   

  • understand a little more about brain development to understand teenage behaviour. 
  • identify your role in supporting your teenagers and develop an understanding of techniques to try and discuss how to engage with teenagers with looking after themselves. 
  • Find out where to go for further help, advice and support   

How long is the course?   

This is run as a single 2-hour session, with some activities to do at home to help you practise your skills.   

Will I be assessed?   

You will be required to complete some paperwork during this course. This will record and support your learning journey and successes.   

Entry Requirements:

Family and Community Learning courses are funded by the Education and Skills Funding Agency. Courses are no cost to learners if they are aged 19+, have a Wiltshire postcode, and have been a resident in UK/EU for 3+years (or have certain immigration status) and if you can tick any of these criteria:

  • have less than 5 GCSEs grades A-C / 9-4
  • in receipt of benefits (other than child benefit)
  • are a military family
  • are a family with children who need additional support
  • are unemployed and looking for work.

If you are unsure if you are eligible, we are always happy to talk things through.

Click here to enrol:

Or to contact us call 01225 770478 or email

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