SPARK MENTORING PROGRAM for kids in 8th grade - 12th with Deborah Baron

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Green Heiress Holistic Health Center

1150 Freeport Road

Pittsburgh, PA 15215

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Green Heiress Holistic Health and Deborah A. Baron, NCC, ACC are pleased to partner in offering the SPARK Curriculum for kids in grades 8-12.
SPARK promotes well-being and self-sufficiency, cultivating potential and resilience through an understanding of how the mind works.
This program has been proven to effectively reduce risk around drug use, bullying, suicide, depression and anxiety, while uncovering resiliency around academic success, impulse control, stress resistance, social-emotional skills and healthy relationships and prepare students for the self-sufficiency and resiliency needed to become successful young adults.

S.P.A.R.K. addresses the following risk and protective factors:

* Academic Success

* Emotional Competency

* Self-Efficacy Skills

* Communication Skills

* Conflict Resolution Skills

* Connectedness to Family, School and Community

Each lesson covers relatable topics that help kids navigate the trials and celebrate the accomplishments of their school years. Through this program, participants will gain a better understanding of themselves and others, develop vital social and emotional skills, access their creative intelligence and cultivate their personal potential.

12 Sessions will cover the following topics:

* Overview & Introduction (Feb 19)

* You Experiencing you (February 28)

* Yep! That’s Thought Too (March 5)

* Your Personal Guide to Making Decisions (March 12)

* Habits Pulling You Around (April 9)

* How State of Mind Influences Judgment and Reasoning (April 16)

* Surviving Mood Swings (April 23)

* Finding the SPARK in Your Stress (April 30)

* Feeling Fear and Insecurity Without Fear and Insecurity (May 7)

* The Inside Out Nature of Self-Esteem (May 14)

* Separate Realities (May 21)

* Discovering You + Graduation (2 hour session, parents are invited for the second hour) (May 28)

Dates are tentative and subject to change.

Please contact Deborah at Deborah@deborahbaron.com for more information.

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