Teens aren't kids and they aren't adults; they are in between. This is a podcast for parents of teens and young adults to give you tips, insights, and strategies for parenting during these challenging years. Evan Center, MS, LCPC, of Center Counseling specializes in adolescent development and parenting.
A guide for white parents of white teens on how to talk about race … or any other difficult topic
In this podcast episode, Evan Center, LCPC, of Center Counseling in Bozeman, Montana talks to parents about how to approach difficult topics with their teens and how to grow closer even through disagreement.
How to survive social distancing in the time of coronavirus
Evan Center shares strategies you can use today to help decrease anxiety and find a way through this strange and scary moment in time.
Conversations over consequences
This episode discusses parenting with pre-teens and teens and how to navigate the changes in parenting at this age and stage. Blair Hensen shares three changes you can make to slow down the power struggle and make different choices for you and your child, whether they are 4 years old or 18 years old. Kids and teens are more likely to come to us as adults if they know they are not going to lose love. Listen in and learn more!
What your teen isn’t
In this podcast from Evan Center of Center Counseling in Bozeman, MT, Evan talks about the importance of seeing children and teens for who they are.
When teens say they hate you
In this teen tidbit from Evan Center of Center Counseling in Bozeman, MT, Evan talks about those things that many teens say at one point or another… and how you, as a parent, should interpret those statements and how to respond.
How to Improve Communication and Decrease the Chaos
Evan Center, LCPC, shares how to use Family Meetings to decrease chaos, improve communication, and repair conflicts, not to mention foster executive functioning in your teen.