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August 13, 2014 | Janet Olsen | Becoming critical consumers of media within a celebrity obsessed culture can benefit both young people and adults.
August 11, 2014 | Jodi Schulz | Decisions - they are made every day! Part 4 in this series explores a variety of decision-making styles.
August 9, 2014 | Ann Arnold | Children who are active outdoors are more immune to colds and the flu, along with have an increased health, social and motor skills.
August 8, 2014 | Jodi Schulz | Decisions- they are made every day! Part 3 in this series explores the positive relationship youth have with adults and how adults can best support youth through the decision-making process.
August 7, 2014 | Janet Olsen | Exploring perceptions about drama, gossip, punking and pranking. Research highlights differences between how teens and adults think about interpersonal conflict, bullying and aggression.
August 7, 2014 | Diana Alsayed Hassan | It is important to know the severe side effects of performance enhancing substances.
August 6, 2014 | Diana Fair | Your doctor diagnosed you with diabetes. Are you in a state of disbelief or hoping that the doctor is wrong?
August 5, 2014 | Jodi Schulz | Decisions are made every day! Like many skills, decision making takes practice and fine tuning. This series of articles is going to explore how, as adults, we best support and acknowledge children as they make decisions. Part 2 in the series explores how t
August 4, 2014 | Yvonne (Bonnie) Wichtner-Zoia | Through increasing awareness of ourselves and others, we can better appreciate the experiences and reasoning behind the rich texture of the culture around us.
July 31, 2014 | Tracie Abram | Poverty competency starts with understanding the difference between truth and myths.
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Date: Aug 19, 2014 - Sep 9, 2014
Location: MSU Extension Kent County, 775 Ball Ave NE, Grand Rapids MI 49503
Date: Sep 16, 2014 - Oct 14, 2014
Location: Alpine Center, 800 Livingston Blvd. Gaylord, MI 49735
Date: Sep 17, 2014 - Oct 15, 2014
Location: Grayling City Hall, 1020 City Blvd. Grayling, MI 49738
- 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