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Qatar - Awsaj Academy Workshop Mulls Teens Challenges

(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Awsaj Academy workshop Tuesday explored challenges faced by parents while dealing with children going through various stages of adolescence.



Qatar University College of Education Associate Professor Dr Batoul Khalifa led the Academy's fourth workshop of the yea



She discussed ways to help teenagers develop and thrive during these challenging year



The workshop identified the stages of adolescence for the participant



She addressed challenges of each stage such as daydreaming, aggression and improper behavio



Dr Khalifa identified several common, but bad parenting practices to avoi



She explained how to do positive reinforcemen



She also taught strategies to help adolescents manage ange



She presented a parenting programme on how to help teenage children develop self-help skills and positive behaviour. Awsaj Academy, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, conducts a series of workshops to help parents understand their children's special educational needs. The Academy will next hold workshops on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Anger Management, and Assistive Technology
Qatar - Awsaj Academy Workshop Mulls Teens Challenges