The Youth Work Methods are powerful strategies for working with young people, bringing together over fifty years of experience and the latest research in positive youth development. These interactive and hands-on courses provide participants with practical skills that are geared to improve the quality of interactions with youth. They can be taken separately or together.
Initiative and Problem Solving
NEW COURSE led by bob, a Weikart Center Youth Work Methods instructor
The ability to sustain motivation and persevere through challenge toward an identified goal, as well as the ability to plan, strategize, and implement complex tasks are both key social and emotional learning skills. Come learn strategies and methods to support these key skills in your program.
Who should attend?
The Youth Work Methods workshops are designed to empower direct-staff with tools that will increase the quality of their work with youth.