Adolescent Planning and Goal Setting

In this course, youth workers learn how to support adolescents in their development of planning, decision-making and managing negative outlooks leading to a successful transition into adulthood.

This course can be applied to the Youth Engagement Practice Certificate.


Gevon Daynuah

Gevon Daynuah has been a child and youth care worker for over 15 years. She has served children and families in a variety of facets, facilitating training throughout the state of Wisconsin and the regional Midwest. She has attended the ... read more

Who Should Attend

residential workers, group home staff, community-based organizations, after-school programs, teachers, youth development specialist/counselors

Benefits and Learning Outcomes

  • Help adolescents identify SMART goals
  • Understand action plans and motivators
  • Examine ways to help prioritize long-term goals

Course Outline/Topics

Building self-regulatory skills


Transitioning into adulthood

Goal pursuit


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All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Date: Mon, Nov 23

Time: 9am-Noon

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Gevon Daynuah

Fee: $59

CEUs: 0.3

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7740-12833

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Registration Deadline: Mon., Nov. 23

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