9:00 AM - 5:00 PMMarshall Opportunity High School, Albion, Michigan
Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis.
Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed for adults who regularly interact with young people. The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations.
Topics covered include anxiety, depression, substance us, disorders in which psychosis may occur, disruptive behavior disorders (including AD/ADHD), and eating disorders.
8:30 AM - 5:00 PMKool Family Community Center, Battle Creek, MI
The Ken Blanchard Companies not only recognizes a need for teaching people to work well, it also offers a solution. The Situational Team Leadership (STL) program is designed to help organizations establish successful, collaborative, and high-performing teams. The program provides a framework and processes for organizing teams that are based on effective communication. It helps to jump-start team effectiveness, build trust among team members, and promote collaboration.
Achieve the following results within your team:
Improve productivity in current work teams
Jump start existing teams that are floundering as their projects progress
Create a corporate culture focused on participation, innovation, and creativity
Use a variety of leadership behaviors to respond to the changing needs of a developing team
Understand that team dynamics, or the patterns of behavior that occur within a team, are key to diagnosing the team's stage of development
8:30 AM - 5:00 PMCalhoun Area Career Center, Battle Creek, Michigan
The new workforce demands self-motivated individuals who are willing to handle more responsibility, to lead themselves and others, and to embrace change. Situational Self Leadership (SSL) is designed by the Ken Blanchard companies for individuals at all levels who want to make the transition from being responsive to being responsible, and to take initiative in idea generation, innovation, and problem solving.
Join us as we show you how to:
Clarify individual goals and tasks to drive performance.
Enable yourself to make the shift from reactive to proactive.
Improve problem solving and accountability at all levels.
Accelerate learning cycles for enhanced productivity on the job.
Create engagement and empowerment throughout the organization.