Empowering Young Parents Through Inclusive Messages

Empowering Young Parents logo Nov 2018In this workshop, learn about the young parenting myths that are perpetuated by our culture, media, and peers and learn how to work with these parents so that the messages they hear are inclusive and empowering.

Training Objectives
  1. Participants will learn how prevalent cultural myths about young parents have been perpetuated by politics and teen pregnancy prevention efforts.

2. Participants will examine the way young parenting stigma is expressed on all levels of the socio-ecological model.

3. Participants will learn strategies and create their own inclusive and empowering messages for young parents.

Audiences: youth-serving professionals

Interested in Empowering Young Parents? Contact Shannon.mann@austin.utexas.edu