How to navigate and guide a teenager through adolescence can be one of the most challenging experiences of being a parent.
Michael Hawton is a registered psychologist, trained teacher, author, international speaker, media commentator and father of two.
He is one of Australia's foremost experts in managing children's difficult behaviour, and has also prepared more than 1,000 child welfare reports for the Family Court.
Michael has 28 years' experience working with children and families including in his private practice, working with the United Nations in Seychelles.
His new book is called Engaging Adolescents.