Consulting

If your organisation deals with young people aged 10 - 20 years old, Understanding Teenagers has developed specific expertise and a range of tools that can enable you and your team to operate more effectively and improve your impact with teenagers.

Combing his expertise in adolescent development and education, with his experience working in organisations of all sizes, from small not-for-profits to large corporates, Chris has a unique repertoire of knowledge and processes that can help you and your team reset, refine, and refocus your efforts

Chris is available to consult directly with you and your organisation to assist in three distinct areas: program development, staff training, and organisational excellence.

 

Program Development

Resilience
Motivation
Engagement
Self Awareness
Digital Citizenship

Staff Training

 

Adolescent Development
Communicating With Teens
Building Authentic Relationships
Youth Leadership
Managing Teenage Staff

Organisational Excellence

Team Building
Professional Resilience
Planning Processes
Performance Measurement

Program Development

If you are looking to improve program outcomes in certain areas, or hoping to develop a new programs, Understanding Teenagers offers expertise and resources in a variety of adolescent related areas. Chris can assist in reviewing and refining your existing programs, or facilitate and guide you and the team in developing new curricula and programming areas.

 

Staff Training

Chris can design and / or deliver bespoke training for your team across a variety of teen related topics. From a half day training session through to a complete staff training curriculum, Chris can assist you to equip and empower your staff to communicate, relate and engage more effectively with teens.

 

Organisational Excellence

The way your organisation operates, makes decisions, sets directions and manages staff, has direct impact on how successful it is at achieving the stated mission and outcomes. Chris understands the types of pressures and constraints that impact organisations working with young people. He can help improve how you care for and manage your team, and find more efficient ways for you to set and implement your plans.