Posted by Mary Wimberley on 1999-09-29

"Understanding Your Adolescent: A Guide to the New Teenager" is the topic of a one-day course at Samford University Saturday, Oct. 2. The program is free to the public.

Instructor is Anthony Wolf, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist whose books for parents of teens include Get Out of My Life, But First Could You Drive Me and Cheryl to the Mall? A Guide to the New Teenager.

A popular lecturer and consultant, Dr. Wolf is in private practice in the Springfield, Mass., area.

A morning session for teachers and counselors will be held 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. An afternoon session for parents will be held 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Both sessions will be in Brooks Hall auditorium.

The course is sponsored by Samford After Sundown community course programs, Grayson & Associates, P.C., and Lloyd Noland mental health services.

To register, call 783-5423.


Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 66th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 104th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,683 students from 47 states and 19 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 3rd nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.