In this course, you'll learn more about why mentoring has become so popular. The growth of mentoring is related to its effectiveness. The more we know about what makes a mentoring relationship effective, the more we can apply this understanding and improve mentoring results. In turn, increased effectiveness will lead to more growth in mentoring programs. As we explore what mentors actually do to help young people, we'll focus on communication skills. You'll get some specific "tips and techniques" for communicating with adolescents along with an understanding of what mentors should be trying to accomplish as they communicate with their mentees.

Approximate Completion Time: 2 Hours