At People Inc. Our Youth & Family Service Counselors are committed to strengthening families in the communities in which we serve. One of the ways in which we seek to strengthen those families is through education. We seek to educate families and focus on providing realistic solutions to the challenges parents face. There are many topic's covered during these classes including but not limited to:
*Successful Communication Within the Family Unit
*Positive Approaches to Discipline
*Setting Appropriate Rules and Boundaries
*Positive ways of Coping with Family Stress
*How to Handle Sibling Conflict
Why is Gaining Parenting Skills Important?
Parents need to be confident in their abilities to handle the day to day situations and struggles that comes along with parenting. Parents can achieve a sense of security for their child and peace of mind for themselves by being prepared to tackle any problems they may face.
Anger is a completely normal and common human emotion. Anger can become an issue once it spirals out of control and becomes destructive causing harm to self or others. Anger issues can lead to many problems for Adults and Children including: frequent problems at school/work, trouble with local Law enforcement or problems maintaining relationships with peers and family.
People Inc.'s Youth and Family Service Programs offer's Anger Management classes though Individual Session or Group Settings. Our Clinicians work to help individuals identify triggers of their Anger and to discover the true feelings that are often covered up and replaced with Anger. Some of the skills learned during Anger Management Classes include but are not limited to:
* How to Express and Manage Anger Positively
*How to Recognize Triggers of Anger
* How to Resolve Conflicts at work or school without becoming Stressed/Overwhelmed
*Learn Positive Problem Solving, Redirection and Relaxation Skills
Please click on the appropriate links to learn more about these educational opportunities.