Healthy Adolescent Relationships Webinar Series

EverThrive Illinois, in partnership with Between Friends and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health - Region 5 Adolescent Health Network, is excited to announce a two-part webinar series on healthy adolescent relationships. 


Part 1 - Healthy Relationships: Understanding and Responding to Adolescent Relationship Abuse

Thursday, February 8 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. This session will explore adolescent relationship abuse (ARA) prevention, intervention, and support strategies helpful to youth service providers. This includes: reviewing prevalence data, the dynamics of an abusive relationship, barriers to discussion of this topic among students and professionals, and helpful language when talking with young people about relationships.

Learn more and register here

Part 2 - Healthy Relationships: Clinical Strategies to Address Adolescent Relationship Abuse in School-Based Health Centers

Wednesday February 21 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Part 2 is geared towards school-based health center providers and will provide in-depth guidance around how to assist young people when they disclose Adolescent Relationship Abuse to adult allies. This includes: assessing danger and utilizing safety planning tools, tips on referrals, a review of mandated reporting, and safe coding and billing for services.

Learn more and register here



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