Young adults today are different than previous generations. Today, many young adults are smart, outspoken and tech savvy. This session will focus on effective counseling techniques for working with this challenging population. Participants will learn how to engage and talk to them so they will listen and remain engaged in treatment. Tools such as the use of humor, games and direct feedback will be discussed.
Learning Objective 1
• Identify practical group interventions for young adults.
Learning Objective 2
• Apply various tools to the group process designed to keep young adults engaged in treatment
Learning Objective 3
• Differentiate between effective and ineffective methods of communication with young adults.