Deciphering Gender & Orientation
Saturday, August 10
Monday, November 4, 2020
Friday, January 17, 2020
9am – 5pm
More and more young people are expressing gender and orientation in unexpected ways. How do we keep up? What’s behind the explosion of new labels? Most importantly, how can we make sure our youth are safe?
Though awareness about gender and orientation has dramatically increased, many youth still face violence, mental health challenges, and life threatening consequences when they don’t fit society’s traditional expectations. Learn more and register today.
September 21 & 22, 2019
January 18 & 29, 2020
12pm – 6pm b0th days
“There is no problem communication cannot solve.”
How do you react when someone suggests you are “wrong”? What do you do when family, friends, or colleagues try to force their opinions and beliefs on you? Two well-worn, familiar paths exist: fight back, or retreat. There is another path. Come join us for a course unlike any other! Learn more and register today.
A Communication Called “Bullying”
Friday, October 25, 2019
9am – 5pm
This course examines the phenomenon of “bullying” through the lens of communication.
Children who are bullied are more likely to drop out of school, have lower academic achievement, and are at greater risk of experiencing anxiety, depression, and suicidal ideology—effects that can persist into adulthood. Children who report using bullying behaviors are over three times as likely to have multiple criminal convictions by their early twenties.