The Family & Youth Institute (FYI) trainers, Dr. Sameera Ahmad and Br. Sadiq Patel (MSW) will conduct this Two-Day Training Workshop. It is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 21-22 at MEC in Morton Grove. Cost is $60 for attendees, which will include meals on both days.
Attendees will gain an understanding of the development process as well as challenges facing Muslim youth. Further, they will learn skills to effectively mentor their positive growth and development. This program will be useful for those who deal with youth in any capacity (parents, teachers, youth workers, masjid administrators, etc). The presenters will also discuss the prevalence of risk behaviors within the American Muslim Youth community and tips on what can be done to help avoid them.
It is recommended for youth workers, teachers, coaches, parents and others who have a vested interest in young Muslims. More details will be posted soon.