Community Education Series: Resiliency in Youth: the Art of Bouncing Back
PLEASE REGISTER THROUGH DEMIO: https://bit.ly/February2nd2022
During this interactive and hands-on learning session, participants will gain a deeper understanding of strength-based approaches to facilitating and building resiliency skills in youth. The 40 Developmental Assets and The Developmental Relationship Framework developed by The Search Institute will be presented as a starting point for exploring how we might be more intentional in reflecting on and strengthening relationships with young people.
Speaker: Tasha Thomas
About the Speaker:
Ever since Tasha Thomas was a teenager, she knew that she had a passion working with youth. Tasha is currently sharing that passion as a Student Assistant Specialist with Caron Treatment Centers where she provides nicotine cessation prevention and intervention services to youth, schools and parents in the Greater Orlando community. In this role, she facilitates psycho-educational support groups, classroom presentations and trainings that provide information on substance use and healthy lifestyle choices. Tasha’s background includes public speaking, diversity/inclusion training, crisis intervention and youth program development and evaluation.
1. Identify characteristics of resiliency and strategies for how it can
be built over time.
2. Gain a deeper understanding of how the 40 Developmental
Assets framework can be applied to enhance your organization’s
approaches towards boosting resilience in youth.
3. Learn how the Developmental Relationships Framework can be
applied to strengthen its impact with youth.
4. Identify books and other resources centered on developing
resiliency skills in youth.
Time: 2PM-3PM EST
No credits will be provided for attending this training. Our Community Education Series is open to the public and anyone interested in learning more about addiction and other mental health topics. Note: These webinars are not accredited by the NBCC and are not eligible for continuing education hours.
We will be doing a live raffle for attending our Community Education Series Event! To be entered in the giveaway please be present for introductions during the first 5 minutes of the meeting. We will announce the winner towards the end of the presentation.