Teaching positive parenting. Conference for specialists who work with teenagers.

October 17th, 2017 international Multiplier Event – Conference –  “Teaching positive parenting. Conference for specialists working with teenagers” was organized in Lithuania, Vilnius. Conference was organized while developing and finalizing Erasmus + (KA2) Vocational Training Strategical Partnerships POSITIVE (VET specialists competencies development in the field of positive parenting teaching” (Project No. 2015-1-LT01-KA202-013480)) project and seeking publicity and dissemination of results.

The conference organizer was Public Institution “My Family Academy” (coordinating institution).

The conference was dedicated to educators and specialists who work with adolescents in the field of education (social pedagogues, psychologists, medical staff in educational institutions, etc.), as well for as decision-makers and those who are relevant to the issues of communication and working with young people, especially in the area of positive parenting.

During the event it was presented the experience of project partners from different European countries, working with adolescents, minors, underage parents, the main principles of positive parenting, and the personal skills needed by professionals to work with young people, explaining what a particular group of society they are. Also practical round-table discussions, practical tasks in purpose to promote self-development knowledge were organized. There was also a demonstration of training tool acquired within the project – smart baby manikin-simulator RealCare® (demonstrated and commented by partners from Germany).

Agenda could be found here: Conference agenda 20171017

Presentations could be found here:

I part of the conference

1. PRESENTATION OF THE POSITIVE PROJECT

2. TEACHING POSITIVE PARENTING. METHODICAL GUIDELINES FOR EDUCATORS OF ADOLESCENTS

3. PRACTICAL ASSIGNMENTS: THEIR IMPORTANCE AND PECULIARITIES WHILE WORKING WITH ADOLESCENTS

4. POSITIVE PARENTING FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF A YOUTH

5. EXPERIENCE OF USING INNOVATIVE TOOLS IN TEACHING POSITIVE PARENTING FOR ADOLESCENTS

6. IMPORTANCE OF POSITIVE PARENTING TO ENSURE THE RIGHTS OF THE CHILD

7. ASPECTS OF POSITIVE PARENTING TEACHING IN VET

8. Youth challenges paradoxes

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II part of the conference

8. TOOLS FOR WORK WITH UNDERAGE MOTHERS
THREATENED BY SOCIAL EXCLUSION (Poland)

GENDER AND SEX EDUCATION AS WELL AS TEACHING OF POSITIVE PARENTING
AS A PROGRAM OF INTERVENTION AND SUPPORT:

9. PRACTICE OF PARENTING

10. SEX EDUCATION IN EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS: RESPONSIBLE
PARTNERSHIP AND SEXUALITY

11. USE OF A SMART BABY SIMULATOR WHILE CONSULTING ADOLESCENTS

12. POSSIBILITIES OF MEDICAL CARE AND PREVENTION OF ADOLESCENT PREGNANCY IN LITHUANIA

13. GOOD PRACTICE IN POSITIVE PARENTING TRAINING AND EDUCATION OF ADOLESCENTS (Italy)