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How do I talk to my kid about sexting? How can I get my child to open up at home? What do I say if my teen comes out to me? You have questions. Kids Help Phone has the answers. In this eight-part video series, Counsellor Duane shares his top tips for communicating with the young people in your life. From healthy relationships to mental health issues to discovering independence, watch as Duane teaches you how to effectively listen to, acknowledge and connect with youth as they navigate some of life’s biggest challenges. Click to play and learn more below.

3 counsellor-approved tips to deal with bullying

How to talk to a young person about suicide

How to take care of yourself emotionally

How you can make the holidays stress free

Back to school transitions

What to say if your kid comes out to you

Helping kids become more independent

How to model supportive views on mental health

How to get kids to open up at home

Modelling healthy relationships

How to talk to teens about sexting

How to become more hopeful in your daily life