Working with a network of exceptional teens whose honesty gives him an unfiltered perspective into their world, Lawrence family psychologist Dr. Wes Crenshaw has 19 years of clinical experience in what makes kids tick.
He'll share his insights in Real Life Advice for Parents of Teens on Thursday, August 9, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
Crenshaw -- the author of Dear Dr. Wes: Real Life Advice for Teens and Real Life Advice for Parents of Teens -- offers insight for parents on teen sexuality, mental health, cutting, divorce, bullying, and suicide. He'll be taking audience questions and suggesting ways to better relate to teens and tweens, especially those transitioning to middle and high school.
Crenshaw has 20 years and 22,000 hours of clinical experience. He's co-authored the "Double Take" advice column for teens and their parents in the Lawrence Journal World and is a regular guest on KCUR's Up to Date with Steve Kraske. He'll be introducing his new teen columnist, Katie Guyot at this event.
Crenshaw is a regular guest on KCUR's Up to Date with Steve Kraske.
Admission is free. A 6 p.m. reception precedes the event. RSVP online  or call 816.701.3407.