What would compel a teen to join a gang? What circumstances would lead them to choose such a difficult, dangerous path? Most teens just want a family. They want someone to listen to them. When their biological family isn’t around, some teens turn to gangs to find a sense of Read more →
5-Day Life Skills Master Training Workshop scheduled in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida September 22-26, 2014. Limited seats available. Click for more details.
2-Day Life Skills Instructor Training scheduled in Washington, DC October 16-17, 2014. Limited seats available. Click for more details.
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"Thank you so much Ms. Benson for providing me with this PPP. I have used the ARISE model for the past 10 years working with Juveniles involved in the correctional system, youth in foster care, as well as with adults inpatient psychiatric facilities and the community. ARISE is a program that has been extremely effective in working with the various populations teaching independent living and recovery skills."
Alvin Hinkle, MSW, CPM
Department of Behavioral Health
Washington, D.C. 20002