Call them Generation Z, iGen or the AppGeneration, but many of us know them as one of the most anxious generations to come along. Explore adolescent brain development, how teenagers process information and emotions and current trends affecting today’s adolescents. Debunk numerous myths about brain development, and learn about the effect of hormones on adolescent behavior and cognition.
After viewing this webinar, you will be able to:
- Deliver developmentally appropriate classroom lessons, group activities and individual sessions to address adolescents' social/emotional needs.
- Collaborate with teachers and administrators to implement effective classroom management techniques.
- Design workshops for parents and other stakeholders regarding risk-taking behaviors in adolescents.
- Advocate for adolescents regarding equitable school policies.
Terence Houlihan, Director of School Counseling, Iona Preparatory School, New Rochelle, NY and Adjunct Lecturer, Lehman College of the City University of New York
Mar. 10, 2019, 3-4 p.m. Eastern