Ticked-Off Teen Daughters & Stressed-Out Moms: 3 Keys | Colleen O'Grady | TEDxWilmington

In this talk Colleen O'Grady provides 3 ways to improve the relationship between moms and their teen daughters. Colleen O’Grady is changing what’s possible for mother
and teenage daughter relationships around the world
through her Power Your Parenting programs, podcast,
workshops, speaking, and her award winning book, Dial
Down the Drama: Reducing Conflict and Reconnecting
With Your Teenage Daughter—A Guide for Mothers
Everywhere. Colleen has been a licensed marriage and
family therapist for twenty-five years, nineteen of those
she trained and supervised psychiatry and psychology
residents in the child and adolescent department at the
University of Texas Mental Science Institute and on the
adolescent inpatient unit of Harris County Psychiatric
Center. However, Colleen, found that her real expertise
was earned in the trenches while raising her own
teenage daughter. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at

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