Life Skills Programs
Changes Life Skills Groups
The Freedom4U Changes Groups will support and teach life skills to teens and parents.
The Changes Groups uses evidenced-based material, peer mentors, healthy activities and service learning to guide teens and parents toward healthy coping skills.
The Changes Groups consist of:
- Stress Reduction Skills
- Teen Life Skills Discussion Group
- Parent Discussion Group
- Healthy Activities
- Service Learning
Changes Teen Life Skills Discussion Groups Topics include:
- Relationships with friends
- Coping with stress
- Communication skills
- Dealing with difficult emotions
- The party scene and what to do about it
- Finding your passion
- Understanding your strengths
- Making a difference in your life
- Having healthy fun
- Improving family relationships
The Changes Group is a weekly group for ten weeks.
There are weekly separate parent and teen 90-minute groups.
Cost: $30 per group or $60 per week which covers both parent and teen groups.
Financial assistance is available. Freedom4U is seeking donations to make the groups available to all families. All donations are tax-deductible.
Personal individual and family therapy options are also available.For more info call: 310-897-5043 or email: email@example.comOr go to: www.freedomcommunity.com
A Life Skills Workshop for Guys ages 11-15. 10 things every teen guy needs to know!
Life skills to get the most out of the teen years.
Developing the kinds of relationships you want to have with others–peers, girls, parents, siblings.
Setting and achieving your goals.
How to succeed in school & still have fun.
How to use your wisdom to avoid the most common mistakes teenagers make.
Application: Please email if you are interested.
Cost: $30 per teen
A Life Skills Workshop for Girls ages 11-15
Physical & emotional health
Improving personal & family relationships
Application: Please email if you are interested .
Cost: $30 per teen
School Based Counseling Services
Freedom4U is pleased to partner with PVPUSD, MBUSD, RBUSD and TUSD in providing school based counseling services. Currently, we are providing services at Peninsula, Palos Verdes, Mira Costa, Redondo Union, West & South Torrance High Schools along with Ridgecrest, Miraleste & Palos Verdes Intermediate Schools. Freedom4U also sponsors and provides Substance Abuse Counseling Services at Peninsula & PV High Schools.
Services consist of:
Personal & family counseling
Group focus on:
New to high school students
Girls & boys social-emotional support
Musicians for Events and Instruction
Freedom4U provides young talented musicians for events, parties and gatherings. Options are solo and combo performers. Acoustic & electric guitar, piano, sax, bass & vocalists can perform jazz, blues, rock & other classical styles of music.
We also have music instruction available for children, teens and adults. Music lessons are available for guitar, bass, sax, piano/keys and drums. Instructors are current and graduated University Music Majors. Our instructors also perform professionally throughout the greater LA and NY areas.
Future classes, groups, and workshops being developed for youth are:
Communication Skills, Peer Resistance Skills, Esteem Building, Anti-Bullying, Random Acts of Kindness, Business Skills, Financial Skills, Career Skills, Motivation & Public Speaking. For adults we are also planning these classes: Parenting Skills & Marriage Enhancement Training.
Changes Life Skills Discussion Groups
Every Thursday 5:30-7pm
Separate Groups for Teen & Parents
South Bay High School Photography Contest Reception
Fri., May 24th - 5:30pm - Teen Annex
Dad-Kid Day Workshop
Sat., June 15 - 10-1:30pm
Jazz Through The Generations Festival
Aug., 25th - 2pm
For more Event Information , visit the News & Events