Teach teens the importance of good communication skills Help teens understand how to de-escalate conflicts in their everyday lives Duration: 28 minutes Leader???s Guide available online This program examines the reasons why so many teen disagreements turn into conflicts and fights. Teens learn the importance of good communication skills in resolving conflicts, and how to cool out conflicts before they become violent. Real life confrontations are de-escalated when teens respect each others feelings and learn to assert themselves in non threatening ways.PeaceTalks is a research-based and award-winning program which incorporates multiple approaches shown to be effective in reducing aggression and violence. Hosted by Michael Pritchard, America’s most respected teen counselor. Pritchard is a humorist, actor, youth activist, former probation officer, and PBS host. Educate kids about violence in our society, the risks they face every day, and the positive choices they can make to stay safe. PeaceTalks Prevents violence by teaching kids how to avoid dangerous situations, handle their own emotions, and use conflict resolution skills. PeaceTalks Empowers teens to learn how to get along with others. ??Check out some of our other??PeaceTalks DVDs!