Addressing Conflict and Anger Effectively for Youth - Conflict Center

Conflict Center

Partnership Affiliation

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceDesigned for youth ages 11-18, Emotional Intelligence and Critical Decision Making is an 8-week skills-based curriculum specifically tailored to address concerns and difficulties youth are experiencing around making healthy decisions for themselves as well as how to recognize their emotions, especially anger, and manage them in non-violent ways. This course covers:
- Identifying multiple choices for any one decision
- Considering potential positive and negative consequences of their choices
- Stopping and thinking before acting
- Communicating needs, wants and feelings in a healthy and productive way
- Understanding the difference between passive, aggressive, and assertive uses of power
- Recognizing and understanding the positive and negative attributes of anger
- Conflict management
- Handling authority
- Identifying realistic alternatives to fighting
- Recognizing the physiological signs of anger, as well as personal triggers
- Utilizing cooling off techniques for de-escalation
- Problem solving using the 6-step method

Parents or guardians participate in the class sessions that focus on family communication and skill-building. Certificate of completion issued on the last day of class.
LocationDenver County
Geographical AreaStatewide
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to register and for more information.
Helpful TipsIt is the individual's responsibility to ensure this class qualifies for a court-ordered anger management class.

Class size is limited to between 8-16 participants.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityYouth ages 11-18.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesClass Fees
Fee AmountsCall for current fees.
Payment NotesFee reduced with proof of public assistance.
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's Name Collin Heng-Patton
Contact's Position Office Manager/Bilingual Enrollment Coordinator
Contact's Phone (303) 865-5625
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 4140 Tejon St
Physical Site City, State, Zip Denver, CO 80211
Main Phone (303) 433-4983
Other Phone (303) 865-5621
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Conflict Center
Affiliated Program: Conflict Center
This Service: Addressing Conflict and Anger Effectively for Youth - Conflict Center
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Anger Management (RP-1400.8000-070)
Conflict Resolution Training (PH-6200.1550)