A workshop on ‘Adolescence’ was conducted by Ms. Aleena Ali, Psychologist, Fortis Research Institute on 02 May’19 for students of Grade VI, VI and VIII. The aim of the workshop was to discuss about the challenges faced by children in this crucial transitional phase of their life and also to equip them with strategies to overcome these challenges. The resource person explained the traits of an adolescent and it was shared that these are normal and everyone undergoes both physical and emotional changes during this stage of life. Students were guided on how to say no to risk-taking behavior by being assertive and by having a positive self- esteem. They were asked to evaluate the consequence of their behavior before indulging in any action. Steps to problem –solving and decision making were also discussed by the expert. It was an interactive session as students shared their experiences with the resource person.