Our Programs

Youth Development is a process that prepares a young person to meet the challenges of adolescence and adulthood and achieve his or her full potential. Discover You™ builds youth development through activities and experiences that help youth develop social, ethical, emotional, physical, and cognitive competencies.

Building Strengths
Youth explore character and build personal and social skills while
developing higher-level thinking

Forging Futures
Presents a deeper look into relationships, personal strengths and self-management through a present and future lens

Typically used by 6th – 9th grade students

Building Strengths Workshop Topics
  • Character Strengths
  • Reframing Negative Thoughts
  • Team Building
  • Wellbeing
  • Mindfulness
  • Growth Mindest
  • Stress
  • Goals
  • Gratitude
  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Empathy and Caring
  • Kindness
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Trust and Respect
  • Relationships
  • Communication
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Forgiveness
  • Responsibility
  • Grit
  • Courage
  • Leadership
  • Community

Typically used by 9th – 12th grade students

Forging Futures Workshop Topics
  • Growth Mindset
  • Team Building
  • Character Strengths
  • Wellbeing
  • Mindfulness
  • Kindness
  • Commuication
  • Gratitude
  • Self-image, self-worth, and self-compassion
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Social Issues
  • Mental Health
  • Healthy Relationships
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Forgiveness
  • Emotional Intelligence and Self-control
  • Goals
  • Grit
  • Critical Thinking
  • Courage
  • Leadership

Mastering Skills
Provides a rich opportunity for personal change and growth while considering individual priorities

Designing Tomorrow
Students in early post-secondary stages develop specific skills designed to increase likelihood of completion

Typically used by 6th – 12th grade students

Mastering Skills Workshop Topics
  • Character Strengths
  • Personal Strengths
  • Mindsets
  • Problem Solving
  • Goal Setting
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Social Intelligence
  • Self-management and Personal Responsibilty
  • Respect for Self and Others
  • Grit
  • Mindfulness
  • Mission Statement and Values
  • My Motto
  • Critical Thinking
  • Propaganda
  • Gratitude
  • Wellbeing
  • Thriving

Typically used by 12th grade students or early post-secondary students

Designing Tomorrow Workshop Topics
  • VIA Character Strengths
  • Mindset
  • Transitions
  • Personal Strengths
  • Accomplishment
  • Time Management
  • Healthy Habits
  • Courage and Healthy Risk-Taking
  • Critical Thinking
  • Social Awareness and Relationships
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Self-Awareness
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Wellbeing
  • Positive Emotions
  • Self-Management and Responsible Decision-Making
  • Resilience
  • Mental Health and Self-Care
  • Meaning and Purpose
  • Designing Tomorrow

Office Location

2205 Jefferson Ave., Midland, MI 48640

Email

impact@discoveryou.org