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Diabetes & Your Teen: Surviving the Turbulent Transition to Independent Man...

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1000 Shelard Pkwy, Suite 220, St. Louis Park, MN 55426

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Diabetes & Your Teen; Surviving the Turbulent Transition to Independent Management

Workshop for Parents of adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes, ages 11 to 18 years

In this workshop, parents will:

  • Gain an understanding about adolescent brain development and age-appropriate developmental milestones, including appropriate expectations.
  • Learn a framework for the process of transitioning a teen to independent management while addressing the emotional and relational challenges.
  • Discuss how families can get stuck in the process and strategies for getting unstuck:
    • Developing stronger parental alignment and leadership
    • Improving communication and problem-solving skills
    • Managing emotions and coping skills

Led by Michael Borowiak, MSW, LICSW and Allison Nimlos, MA, LAMFT, who has had type 1 diabetes for 24 years.


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1000 Shelard Pkwy, Suite 220, St. Louis Park, MN 55426

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