Teaching Healthy Relationships: The Ins and Outs of Talking About Relationships with Adolescents
Young people so often hear what not to do and rarely hear what they should do, especially when it comes to dating and relationships.
This workshop equips you with the tools and approaches you need to talk to young people about healthy relationships including conversations about love, jealousy, consent, boundaries, and breaking up.
Participants will be able to:
- Understand why engaging in open conversations with youth about dating and relationships is important
- Review characteristics of healthy, unhealthy, and abusive adolescent relationships and how to address warning signs
- Explore a strengths-based approach to adolescent dating and relationships
- Learn and practice conversation starters and activities for teaching healthy relationships to adolescents
- $80 – Registration Fee
- $60 – Alumni, Field Instructor, FFL, Adjunct Rate
- $45 – Veterans Rate/AUSSW Students
Kaleigh Cornelison, MSW
Kaleigh Cornelison, LCSW is a trainer, facilitator, therapist, and social worker. She has over 13 years of experience as a social work and public health leader in community- and systems-based consulting and program management. Kaleigh supports nonprofits, health centers, universities, and schools through engaging professional development and consulting. She also works directly with adolescents and young adults in private practice. She has a Master’s degree in Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan. Previously, she was the Assistant Director of the Adolescent Health Initiative and currently supports the development of HIV Workforce eLearning opportunities at ETR, a health equity organization. She lives in beautiful Dexter, Michigan with her wife, daughter, and rescue pup, Calvin.
Adelphi University School of Social Work is an approved provider for continuing education credits for the following:
- Social Workers
- CASAC Renewal upon approval
- APA Psychology
- NYSED Psychology
Successful completion for the award of approved continuing education credits requires attendance at the entire training/workshop and submission of a completed evaluation form.
Unfortunately, we cannot provide refunds for cancellations made seven working days or fewer before the event for any reason—or for no-shows. We can provide credit towards a future workshop up to 24 hours before the event. After that, no credit will be issued.
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Adelphi University require that all events be accessible. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the event host identified on the event webpage; please allow for a reasonable time frame. The event host, when necessary, will collaborate with the Student Access Office.