Social & emotional development workshops for youth programs


School’s Out, Make it Count  is just a few weeks away, and we are working to make sure it’s the best one yet–we are, after all, celebrating 25 years of the conference!

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Healthy social & emotional development is key to youth success in  school, career and life.

We are proud to offer these 9 workshops which address a variety of  youth development topics,  presented by experts in the field!

  • Essential Love & Logic Skills for Out-of-School Time Larry Kerby, Kerby Seminar Group
  • In It Alone, or Not? Dr. Gale Gorke, Kids Kan Inc.
  • Small Changes Make A Big Difference: Activity Modification for Youth  with Special Needs Amy Maschue, CCC-SLP
  • Strengthening Social & Emotional Learning through Drama Katie’B Jarvis & Andrea Lombardi, Childsplay
  • Kindness for All Krista Walker, The Be Kind People Project
  • Thriving: Overcoming Adverse Childhood Experiences Mike Edwards
  • Art Heals: Combining Art with Intention Ruth Sager & Erina Meneses, Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona
  • Mindful Me: Fostering an Environment of Resiliency and Self-Regulation Beheir Johnson & Allison Gilbert,  Phoenix Children’s Hospital
  • Understanding the Influence:  Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Shane Watson, notMYkid


You can check out the workshop descriptions, the full list of workshops AND register for the conference here!

See you on the 28th!