Because THEIR future is YOUR future.
The National Center for Youth Issues (NCYI) is a 501(c)(3), not-for-profit organization providing educational resources, training and support programs to foster the healthy psychosocial, emotional, and physical development of children and youth.
Founded in 1981, NCYI has become known as one of the country’s premier providers of counseling and character education resources. NCYI has served more than 39,000 schools in all 50 states, addressing a comprehensive array of developmental issues facing today’s children.
The Latest in Youth Issues
Children’s Anger Management Strategies That Work Effective ways to help your child handle anger by Eileen Kennedy-Moore Ph.D. “Punch pillows!” is a common piece of advice children hear regarding how to manage anger. The idea behind this advice is that people have to let their anger out or they’ll explode aggressively. Unfortunately, there’s not a shred of evidence that this…
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Want to Raise Well-Adjusted Children? Psychology Says Let Them See You Doing These 10 Things This powerful parenting advice puts the ‘show’ in show and tell. By Scott Mautz, keynote speaker and author, “Find the Fire” and “Make it Happen” “We aren’t raising children, we’re raising adults,” says family therapist, psychotherapist, and author Susan Stiffelman. What we do as parents…
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How Trauma Affects Kids in School by Caroline Miller, Editorial Director at childmind.org Ongoing exposure to neglect, abuse, homelessness, or violence causes learning and behavior problems in children. Signs of trauma and tips for helping kids who’ve been traumatized. We tend to think of trauma as the result of a frightening and upsetting event. But many children experience…
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“Warmest thanks for coordinating our district’s all-level counselor meeting. This was one of the most highly acclaimed professional learning sessions we have ever offered. The speakers were well prepared, knowledgeable and timely, and the Product Showcase opportunity added a great deal to the counselor’s appreciation of the day.”
– Dianne Thompson –
Office of Advisement & Counseling, Gwinnett County, GA Public Schools
“NCYI takes relationship building to another level! They make us feel as if we’re a member of their family and go the “extra mile” in servicing our district. When planning large in-service events, they take all our stress away… we simply tell them what we want, and they handle the rest! We 100% recommend NCYI.”
– Susan Seng –
Counseling / Testing Supervisor, Shelby County, AL Public Schools
“Of the hundreds of educator conferences I’ve attended over the past several years, those put on by National Center for Youth Issues rank at the very top of the list when it comes to quality and relevance. They feature the top presenters in our field, and attendees go away with valuable skills that can immediately be put to use. It’s no wonder so many participate year after year for an enriching experience.”