This course is designed for YMCA staff who work directly with teens. Course participants will develop a basic understanding of the core competencies needed to work effectively with and to facilitate age appropriate activities for teens. Participants will also learn the ages and stages of development for adolescents, fundamentals of positive youth development (assets) and trends and issues impacting teens. Finally, participants will develop a better understanding of the importance of building positive, healthy relationships with teens, involving and empowering teens and guiding their behavior.
Event Organizer/Sponsor: YMCA Camp of Maine
When: June 19, 2017 from 9 AM- 5 PM (RSVP required)
Where: YMCA Camp of Maine
305 Winthrop Center RD
Winthrop, Maine 04364