Adolescent Adaptation Training


Zone in on Specific Topics and Adaptations to The Zones of Regulation

Adolescent Adaptations: A Zones of Regulation Extension Training:

(1 hour)

Are you looking for ways to engage your teens and tweens in building regulation skills with The Zones of Regulation? This one-hour webinar builds upon foundational knowledge from the Basic and Comprehensive trainings and focuses on applying the curriculum and concepts for adolescent learners. In this training, we will touch upon what’s unique about regulation during this development phase as well as discuss best practices for teaching social emotional learning to teens and tweens. We will highlight ideas and showcase various examples to teach Zones of Regulation concepts that are developmentally appropriate and relevant for this age group. Additionally, we will share tips to support implementation in a secondary setting (Middle or High School), with time for a community Q&A at the end.

Previous Attendance at The Zones of Regulation Basic Training or Comprehensive Training is Required.

Participants can expect to:

  • Apply best practices for teaching regulation competencies to adolescents.
  • Determine ways to adapt Zones of Regulation language and resources for adolescents.
  • Explore age/developmentally appropriate regulation tools for adolescents.
  • Gain ideas for school-based implementation and support.


Anyone interested in learning how to implement the Zones can sign up for training, including:

  • Educators
  • Administrators
  • Parents, family members, and caregivers
  • Therapists
  • Counselors
  • Social workers
  • Mental health professionals
  • Psychologists
  • Educational Assistants

This is NOT an introduction to The Zones of Regulation. Attendees should have background knowledge of The Zones concepts and curriculum.

Required prerequisite courses are either the Basic Training or Comprehensive Training Zones of Regulation® Training.



Explore The Zones of Regulation Curriculum

This training focuses on using The Zones of Regulation curriculum presented in The Zones of Regulation Curriculum (Kuypers, 2011] book. When implementing the curriculum it is imperative to have access to the book for the detailed guidance, instruction, and visual materials that are contained within it. This will help to ensure the curriculum is implemented with fidelity.

The curriculum will be referred to throughout the webinar. Books must be purchased separately through Social Thinking.

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Training Schedule

Registration can be done individually or as a group. All times are in U.S. Central Time.


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A Adolescent Adaptations Training
Monday, 20 November, 2023
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Emily Walz

*All times are United States Central Time

If you can’t find a time that works for you, click here to request a workshop.

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No problem.

You can view the recording when it works best for you without needing to join at the scheduled time!  All you have to do is register for a training within a few weeks of your preferred date and view/listen to the recording.   We offer a 30 day replay/recording with all of our trainings. This means you have 30 days after the training date you registered for to playback the webinar during a time that works for you or rewatch it to extend your knowledge.

Want to request a ‘live’ web-based training?

Fill out the form below if you would like to request a ‘live’ web-based training date and we will check our availability!  Please note that our schedule limits us to a certain number of trainings per month and we typically schedule 3-5 months in advance.

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How it Works


  • Webinars are conducted LIVE online via Zoom. In this format your camera and sound will be disabled. You will be able to communicate via the ‘Chat’ and ‘Q&A’.
  • A 30 day replay/recording is offered with all our trainings. This means you have 30 days after the training date you registered for to playback the webinar during a time that works for you to view to extend your knowledge.

Materials Provided:

  • Once registered you will receive a confirmation email with how to access the following support materials on our password protected webpage.
    • PPT Handouts
    • Stop and Jot Notes
    • Discount flyer for purchasing Zones products
    • Certificate of Completion (once webinar is complete)

Group Registration:

  • When registering as a group, you have the option to view the webinar together or as individuals remotely.
  • You will only enter one name/email on the registration page. The name and email address that you enter in the registration will be the lead contact for communication with your group.
  • If participants will be viewing remotely, as the lead contact will be responsible for sharing the information provided in the confirmation email with all participants.


  • Based on number of participants
  • Individual rates start at $45 per participant.
  • Have a group of 13+ participants? Email us at for a group discounted rate. Note: All payments are in USD.

Continuing Education:

  • Although the webinars are not preapproved for continuing education credit, a certificate of completion is provided at the end of the webinar that often can be used for continuing education credit for many licensing boards.

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