(Episode 16)

Understanding Teens with Dr. Cameron Caswell

Dr. Cameron Caswell and Dr. Tamara Soles present the misunderstood teenage brain, what goes wrong with parent-teen relationships, and how to motivate teens. Dr. Caswell shares her PRIME parenting strategy to help parents shift their understanding of and reaction to their teens. Issues such as counterwill and autonomy, peer orientation, respect, and motivation are explored. Dr. Cam also teaches her strategies for getting teen buy-in in therapy.

Continuing Education

This Podcast Episode Provides 1 Hour of CE Credit

Course Description

Dr. Cameron Caswell and Dr. Tamara Soles present the misunderstood teenage brain, what goes wrong with the parent-teen relationship, and how to motivate teens. Dr. Caswell shares her PRIME parenting strategy to help parents shift their understanding of and reaction to their teens. Dr. Cam also teaches her strategies for getting teen buy-in in therapy.

Instructor's bio

Cameron Caswell, PhD is an adolescent psychologist, family success coach, teen translator, author, and the host of “Parenting Teens with Dr. Cam” podcast. She is on a mission to help parents build strong, positive relationships with their teens through improved communication, connection, and understanding using her PRIME Parenting Method. Dr. Cam is the mom of a teen too, so she not only talks the talk, she walks the walk!
Dr. Tamara Soles' Bio

Learning Objectives

  • Identify why teens “act out” and effective approaches to help
  • Understand counter-will and its relationship to parenting
  • Define and recognize the PRIME Parenting Method.

How to Take the Course

Once you choose a course that interests you, simply click the enroll button to register for the course. You will be prompted to create your login information and then be directed to the course curriculum where you will have access to the episode, the learning objectives, and the post-test. Once you successfully complete the post-test, your CE certificate will appear on screen and can be downloaded. You can listen to the course episode directly on the course website or on your favourite podcast app.

How to Get Your Certificate

After listening to the course episode, you will be prompted to take the multiple choice post-test. To receive your continuing education credit certificate, you need to achieve a score of 70% of more. You may retake the post-test up to three times. Once successfully completed, the certificate will appear in your course area where you can download it.

Resources

7 Secrets for Motivating Teens can be downloaded on her website
Dr. Cam’s Podcast
Crashcourse

Commercial Support

There is no commercial support for this course. Dr. Caswell has a podcast.

FAQ

For additional answers to our FAQ or for information on our policies such as accommodations, non-discrimination policy and grievance policy, click here

Course Format

This course is presented in audio format via podcast interview. The course is designed for post-doctoral psychologists and is an introductory level.

Look what my podcast listeners have to say

Dr. Tamara Soles skillfully dives into meaningful conversations about a variety of topics that not only relate to therapy but also translate to many other aspects of life. This podcast is thought-provoking and keeps the listener completely engaged. The exchanges are lighthearted, humorous at times, and purposeful. A worthwhile listen, simply delightful!
 
Aldem
I have enjoyed every single episode of this podcast. Dr. Soles and her guests have done an awesome job talking about meaningful topic and sending important message about mental health while still keeping the discussions entertaining and light. Love it!
Miglena
This inspiring and thought provoking hour has 50 minutes that will elevate your practice and life.
Rachel R.
Dr. Soles is very down to earth and relatable, yet professional. She asks excellent questions and makes important points. She manages to make her guests feel comfortable and elicits a friendly vibe. As a therapist I find myself learning, as well as relating to the speakers. Thank you for this excellent podcast!
 
Anne
Questions?

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Continuing Education Approvals

Dr. Tamara Soles is approved by the American Psychological Association and the Canadian Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. Dr. Tamara Soles maintains responsibility for the program. Verify with your State or Provincial governing body to ensure APA and CPA approved activities are eligible. *Note: Not currently eligible for OPQ.

 

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