Managing Youth at Risk

HIV AIDS - Armed Conflicts - Drugs Abuse

Facilitator:

 

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           Priti Vaishnav

 

Date: 3 - 5 September 2019

Location: Dubai

Participation fees: $1,790

Background  Outcomes  Who Should Attend Fees

Background 

Working with youth at risk means working with young people in situations that hinders their positive development. Such as: homelessness, drugs abuse, Sexual Transmitted Diseases, Juvenile delinquency. Besides working with youth in natural disasters and conflict areas.

The aim of this program is to help youth workers to understand the nature and the circumstances of youth at risk. The program presents approaches of managing young people at at risk, at risk policy development, and at risk program development.

Outcomes 

When you successfully complete this program, you should be able to:

  • Work effectively with young people at risk.
  • Make use of strategies used for working with youth in natural disasters, homeless youth and refugees, young people in conflict areas.
  • Understand the nature and the circumstances of young refugees, and the youth in conflict areas.
  • Develop effective programs that guides and  supports youth at risk.
  • Understand the circumstances that leads to juvenile delinquency, and make use of crime prevention approaches.

Who Should Attend

  • Youth workers at conflict areas.
  • Professionals of organizations that targets homeless youth and refugees.
  • Police department officers.
  • Social and health awareness organizations.
  • School and university social advisers.
  • Professionals responsible for policy formulation and strategy development in youth focused organizations.

 

Fees

Course Fees is $1,790 USD includes:

  • Course Enrollment
  • Training Materials
  • Certificates
  • Coffee Breaks

*Fees Don't Cover Air Tickets and Accommodation.

 Curriculum

Day 1

Youth At Risk Concept

Youth at risk: nature and circumstances

Risks that hinders youth development

(Drugs Abuse, Juvenile Delinquency, STDs)

Youth workers roles 

Day 2

Working with young people at risk: strategies and approaches

 

Conflict resolution skills in youth groups

 

Youth at risk policy formulation and development

Day 3

Strategies for working with young people in natural disasters and conflict areas

 

Working with homeless youth and refugees

 

Best Practices of working with youth at risk