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.
Teamwork and Responsibility
NEW COURSE led by bob, a Weikart Center Youth Work Methods instructor
Opportunities to fulfill appropriate roles and responsibilities on a team is a key pathway to foster social emotional learning in young people. In this workshop, staff will learn strategies to support youth as they grow skills to collaborate and coordinate action with others & reliably meet commitments and fulfill obligations of challenging roles.
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.