Training Teens Patience

WAIT: A Training Guide to Understanding and Developing Patience

By the Thrive Center


Guide Summary

Can be patience be taught in a classroom, sports field, or at home? How can we help young people practice patience on a daily basis?


Based on research conducted by former Thrive Center faculty, Drs. Ben Houltberg and Sarah Schnitker, WAIT: A Training Guide to Understanding and Developing Patience provides a four-step model that will teach young people how to think through and apply patience through practical exercises. Whether you’re a youth practitioner, mentor, coach, or parent, this training guide will help you foster patience in youth across a variety of situations.



Learn more about patience by watching our 5-video series here.


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