Asset 2 - Positive Family Communication

Essential Question: How do you foster positive family conversations even in times of disagreement?

Tip of the Day:“When youth talk, really listen. Try to hearwhat they’re saying without judgment or criticism. Listen forthe piece you both have in common and work from there.” (When Parents Ask for Help. Search Institute)

Resource: The La Plata Family Centers Coalition offers ongoing parenting classes. www.lpfcc.org.

For more information about the CYFMP, contact Susan Hakanson, 382-6212 or susan.hakanson@co.laplata.co.us.