Bringing up Teenagers?








Listen to our interview with Andrew Peach talking about
the Bringing up Teenagers course on BBC Radio Berkshire

A new 1-day course for parents from Relate Mid Thames & Buckinghamshire

A lifeline is being thrown to parents struggling to cope with teenage children with a new one-day course being run by Relate MTB.

It will offer coping strategies as well as giving insight into what causes challenging behaviour in teenagers.

‘Bringing up Teenagers’ will be led by a Relate relationship counsellor on Saturday, 26th January 2019, at St Peters Church, St Peters Road, Furze Platt, Maidenhead, SL6 7QU from 9.30am-4.30pm in the Upper Meeting room.

It is aimed at parents in the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead who are experiencing changes in their teenager’s attitudes or challenging behaviour and are at a loss as to how to respond.

Here are some of the course objectives that will be covered in the session:

  • Begin with the end in mind
  • The reality
  • What is our preferred parenting style?
  • Tools of the trade
  • Improving communication
  • How to achieve Win:Win
  • Looking after ourselves
  • Action stations

Places need to be booked and paid for in advance. The cost is £45 per parent or £65 for a couple.

The training is suitable for parents and step parents of 13-19 year olds. To book please email: or call 01628 625320.

Parking is available outside the church on St Peters Road.

Participants will receive a Relate Mid Thames and Bucks certificate of attendance at the end of the course.

Relate MTB is a local, independent charity, offering professional relationship counselling, find out more at