Building Healthy Relationships


Building healthy relationships teaches us how to prevent incidents by increasing safety physically, psychologically and emotionally

I've come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element in my _____________. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I posses tremendous power to make ______________ life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of insperiation. I can humiliate or humor, hurt or heal. In all situations, it is MY response that decides whether a crisis will be escalated or de-escalated and a person humanized or dehumanized.

I find this quote to be very powerful, how does this statement resonate with you and in what ways? Please post your thoughts on the D2L discussion post.

"Relationship is the single most theraputic modality for ameliorating threats of violence, emotional crisis and hte need for restraint." - Dr. Peter Breggin

Putting People First

We want to treat everyone with dignity and respect, because of who they are, not because of what they do or don't do. We do this by using a graded and gradual system of alternatives.

MANDT Certification Class

Sunday, Dec. 8th, 8am-5pm

Russell Jones Education Center

All are welcome to come for a refresher of the skills and concepts of MANDT. Please contact Tara Kalis if you wish to sit in on this event.