Programs: “Healing From Community Violence” Workshop (20182 Views)

Pay: $350.00
Available Spaces: Unlimited
Deadline: 05/24/2013
Start Date: 06/03/2013
End Date: 06/14/2013
Age 18 To 24
You are required to attend all the workshops and weekly meetings in order to receive the $350 stipend. Participants will take part in 4 half day workshops and develop a personal presentation to be completed by June 14th.
The healing from violence workshop was developed specifically for youth who have been impacted by community violence. During this training youth participants will learn a) the specific effects of violence on children, youth and their families b) how to identify and assess traumatic symptoms from violence c) how to access treatment or therapy and d) how to heal from violence through an artistic approach. The overall goal of this workshop is for youth to learn new skills and tools to heal from community violence. Participants will self reflect, share their stories, and gain knowledge on how to start their journey to healing.

**Food will be provided**

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