Know & Go: Building Strong Relationships with Your Teen Patrons

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Course Description

Working with teens in the library can have its own unique set of challenges. Learn how brain development, social media and every day stress and pressures, plays a role in how teens respond to you and the world around them. This training will share strategies to help develop skills to build strong relationships with teens.

Learning objectives for this session include

1. Identify how brain development and mental health play an important role in our daily interactions with teen patrons.
2. Learn how to create a welcoming environment for teens in your library.
3. Advocate for the teens in your library using YALSA competencies.



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This course consists of a 1-hour session.
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Devon Abejo -