Healthy relationships are critical to the overall health and well-being of individuals,families and communities. Michigan State University Extension works to promote healthy relationships between youth, parents, families, caregivers and the community through social, mental, psychological and spiritual aspects of an individual’s life.
January 29, 2015 | Suzanne Pish | Having close friends and family has far-reaching benefits for your health. Here's how to build and maintain these essential relationships.
January 29, 2015 | Tracie Abram | Racial identity development is a key factor to relationship building and equality.
January 28, 2015 | Suzanne Pish | Though many people have trouble speaking up or are afraid of questioning their doctor’s authority, it’s important that conversations about your health be a two-way dialogue between you and your clinician.
January 28, 2015 | Janet Olsen | Recent study links middle school students’ use of homophobic name-calling with peer influences and beliefs about traditional masculinity.
January 28, 2015 | Janet Olsen | Adults have a responsibility to help kids understand and challenge homophobic name-calling and other hurtful behaviors.
January 23, 2015 | Karen Pace | Everyone has a role to play in addressing sexual harassment with youth.
January 23, 2015 | Teresa Clark-Jones | Turn siblings fighting into learning how to negotiate conflict.
January 16, 2015 | Karen Pace | Kids experience harassment behaviors at younger ages according to leading sexual harassment expert.
January 13, 2015 | Tracie Abram | What qualities are needed for a team to be successful? Learn the 17 characteristics that can make you a team player.
January 9, 2015 | Christi Demitz | You know how to deal with set-backs and stick with your new routine.
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Date: Feb 2, 2015 - Feb 16, 2015
Location: North Kent Community Services, 10075 Northland Dr., Rockford, MI 49341
Date: Feb 3, 2015
Location: Arthur Lesow Community Center, 120 Eastchester, Monroe, MI 48161
Date: Feb 5, 2015
Location: Hope Center, 518 Harriet St. Ypsilanti, MI 48197
- Be SAFE Selected Resources
- Be SAFE: Safe, Affirming and Fair Environments (HNI101)
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Teen Dating Violence
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Curriculum
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Parent Caregiver handouts
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Participant Workbook
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Promotional Items
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger sample handouts