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A.R.T. Group
 
WHAT IS A.R.T.?
  • A.R.T. (Aggression Replacement Training) is a research-based approach for working with challenging youth, focused on training adolescents to cope with their aggressive and violent behaviors.
 
WHO IS A.R.T. FOR?
  • Whittier High School teens that could use help in improving social skills and moral reasoning, better manage anger, and reduce aggressive behavior.
 
WHY IS A.R.T. BENEFICIAL TO TEENS?
  • Whittier High teens will learn:
    • Useful skills that are positive alternatives to a destructive or aggressive response.
    • Techniques to reduce and manage feelings of anger in anger-provoking situations.
    • How to better understand viewpoints, other than their own, and develop more mature reasoning abilities.
 
WHEN IS A.R.T.?
  • Three days a week for one hour each group session.
  • Groups will begin in February.
 
WHERE WILL THE A.R.T. GROUPS BE HELD?
  • Whittier High School
 
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
  • Free for any/all students with Medi-Cal.