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.
March 30, 2015 | Sarah Sleziak Johnson | Encourage physical activity with an Easter egg hunt.
March 27, 2015 | Karen Pace | Microaggressions represent major stressors impacting the overall health and wellbeing of people in targeted groups.
March 27, 2015 | Karen Pace | Race, gender and sexual orientation-related stress is more than just an everyday “hassle.”
March 18, 2015 | Teresa Clark-Jones | Feedback is important to be successful in relationships and in the workplace.
March 15, 2015 | Suzanne Pish | Part of healthy youth development includes being hired into first-time job positions.
March 15, 2015 | Janet Olsen | Parents and others have a responsibility to examine how they make decisions about posting kids’ personal information online.
March 6, 2015 | Janet Olsen | A deeper understanding about young people’s views on dating relationships may improve programs as well as build youth-adult dialog around these issues.
March 5, 2015 | Gail Innis | Controlling your breath and making a practice of regular, deep breathing may be one easy way to lower your stress level as well as provide many other health benefits.
February 27, 2015 | Karen Pace | Emerging research shows ways parents can strengthen their parenting practices through mindfulness.
February 20, 2015 | Janet Olsen | By building positive emotional connections, adults in a variety of youth settings can contribute to healthy outcomes for young people.
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Date: Mar 31, 2015
Location: Arthur Lesow Community Center, 120 Eastchester, Monroe, MI 48161
Date: Apr 6, 2015 - May 4, 2015
Location: MSU Extension Kent County, 775 Ball Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Date: Apr 6, 2015 - May 11, 2015
Location: MSUE Kent County, 775 Ball Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
- 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