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Talking Parents, Healthy Teens

Unlock the power of communication

An innovative eight-session program tailored for parents, caregivers, and adults working with youth. Elevate your communication skills and engage in meaningful conversations about sexual development and reproductive health. Exclusively available in San Bernardino County.

Why Choose This Program?

Developed by researchers at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), this evidence-based eight-session program focuses on building effective communication skills aimed to promote healthy sexual development and reduce risky behaviors. As the sole agency funded by the California Department of Public Health, Maternal Child and Adolescent health division, Planned Parenthood of Orange & San Bernardino Counties (PPOSBC) brings you this comprehensive parent/caring adult program. Sessions are offered in both English and Spanish.

Who Can Attend?

Bring together groups of at least five parents, caretakers, or professionals dedicated to adolescents. If you’re not part of a group, express your interest by filling out our form, and we’ll connect you with a group. Attendees may receive incentives such as catered lunches or gift cards.

When are Sessions Held?

Tailor the program to your schedule. Choose a day and time each week that suits your group best. Our Health Educators will accommodate preferences for the eight one-hour sessions.

Where are Sessions Held?

Flexibility is key. Expert Health Educators can conduct sessions at your community-based location,school site or virtually, ensuring accessibility for everyone. 

Talking Parents, Healthy Teens Session Topics

  • Building Your Relationship with Your Child
  • Your Adolescent’s Development & New Ways of Communicating
  • Listening Skills for Talking about Sensitive Topics
  • Talking about Sex: Getting Past Roadblocks
  • Helping Your Child Make Decisions
  • Assertiveness Skills, Abstinence, & Contraception
  • More Assertiveness Skills, Coping with Conflict, & Supervising Your Kids
  • Putting It All Together & Staying Motivated

Contact Us for More Information

Interested in our education programs? Reach out to Community Education & Outreach. Phone: 714-922-4103

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