Life Coaching in West Hartford, CT and Virtually Around the World


Today’s teens are more isolated and marginalized than ever before, even though they may seem “connected” through the internet, organized activities, and social media.  Why is it that our teens experience such high rates of depression?  Why are mood disorders becoming so commonly seen in the college-age population? How do we raise teens to be positive in such a negative world? Can we teach teens the skills and mindset to be happy?

Dr. Sherry Kelly’s workshop, PositiviTeens®, provides parents and teens with practical cognitive strategies for choosing happiness.  The half-day or evening workshops can be customized for parents and teen audiences.

The goals of the teen workshop include…

  • Fostering a positive growth mindset

  • Identifying limits and how to break free

  • Writing a positive “code” for your brain

  • Understanding the mindset - destiny relationship

  • Understanding the stress response and fueling into success

The goals of the parent workshop include…

  • Choosing happiness as a parent of a teen

  • Clarifying goals for your family

  • Positive communication strategies

  • Identifying and conquering a negative mindset

  • Positive psychology strategies to nurture in your teen