Adolescent Stress and Coping Skills

Examine methods to help adolescents manage stress, setbacks and crisis. Learn actions and supports that foster self-regulation and skill- and strength-building as they relate to stress.

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

Instructor

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

  • Learn how to help youth interpret and manage stress
  • Understand how to identify positive coping skills
  • Recognize emotional reactions while identifying social supports
  • Build and guide in daily routines and positive distraction

 

Course Outline/Topics

Resilience Dimension

Emotional Reactions

Youth Self- Management

Coaching

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

Date: Weekdays, Oct 30-Nov 6

Time: 9am-Noon

Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Gevon Daynuah

Fee: $78

CEUs: 0.6, CEHs: 6

Enrollment Limit: 40

Program Number: 7740-12101

Registration Deadline: Wed., Oct. 30

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