Tips for supporting your teenager
Australia is a country made up of many wonderful cultures, races and religions. Your family's heritage is something to be celebrated, and you can help your teen to remain connected with their culture. If you'd like some background around culture and race and the benefits of cultural pride, read our fact sheet here.
Otherwise, see below for our suggestions on helping your teen regarding all things culture and race.
Culture, heritage and connecting with your teen
Hear from clinical psychologist, Shilpa Madiwale, on building cultural pride and connecting with your teen.
Talking to your teen about their culture and race
Your family’s cultural identity is a strength, but it can be tricky for teens to balance the cultures at home and school.
Behaviour changes in your teen – what you can do to help
When your child’s grades are dropping or they’re acting differently from usual, it could be a sign that something else is going on. Find out what you can do to help them.
Your teen, culture and wellbeing
Your child's health, wellbeing and happiness are so important. Learn how you can use your cultural strengths to support your teen's mental wellbeing.
Helping your teen cope with racism
Being a target of racism is never easy. Get some ways you can help your teen deal with racism.
Managing conflict and cultural differences
Hear from clinical psychologist, Shilpa Madiwale, on how parents can manage conflict and cultural differences.