Updated: Sep 17, 2018
Our workshops include exploration of the top twenty-five (25) crimes, offenses and/or violations referred to youth court, teen court, peer court, student court and peer jury diversion programs around the globe.
This Choices & Consequences Workshop will promote awareness of the countless physical, psychological, emotional and economic consequences of specific behaviour choices vulnerable individuals often make.
Participants will gain the opportunity to engage in personal tasks, discussions and group work. Through interaction with a range of fast paced, exciting games and activities, users will explore the positive and negative impact of behaviour choices on themselves and others.
The resources used in this workshop are extremely effective in promoting the development of foresight, critical thinking and self-control.
The activities have been designed specifically individuals engaging in group or gang violence.
During this workshop individuals will:
1. Develop self-identity and individuality
2. Become empowered to make positive informed choices
3. Be able to identify safe and unsafe practices
4. Practice development of the Key Components that make up emotional and mental
5. Practice critical thinking
6. Develop foresight
Choices & Consequences Workshop will:
¨ Reduce the risk of individuals joining gangs
¨ Reduce the risk of individuals engaging in group or gang violence
¨ Promote community cohesion
¨ Promote citizenship
¨ Promote development of emotional and mental wellbeing
¨ Promote critical thinking
¨ Promote development of Key Components
¨ Raise participants’ awareness and promote the importance of recognising consequences attached to behaviour choices
¨ Guide and support participants in identifying comfortable and uncomfortable feelings linked to behaviour choices
¨ Engage participants in practical interactive threat-based activities that will promote critical thinking
¨ Encourage participants to share their experiences as a way of enhancing learning
¨ Give learners skills to enable them to maintain emotional resilience