Teenage Friendships: The Never Ending Drama - It's Complicated

02 June 2021 7.30pm - 9.30pm Zoom


Barnardos Post Adoption Services is holding an online workshop for adoptive parents on the topic of teenagers and social relationships. The workshop will be run by Kasia Purcell and Cristín Ingleis who are with our Dublin and Cork teams, together with Catherine an experienced parent of adopted teens!

Workshop will cover:

  • Why friendships can be challenging
  • What might be developmental stage or adoption/trauma related
  • Internal voices / external behaviours
  • Social anxiety - examples of how this plays out, introverted or extroverted teen
  • Online friendships - draw of the phone
  • How to support your teen

After you register, you will be sent a Zoom link for the course.