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The Indiana Youth Institute offers free webinars on topics related to youth development, allowing you to keep up with the latest in youth services.


Webinar: The Power of Play

July 25
Research shows that play is so much more than fun and games.  Through play, the stress response system is calibrated in ways that help students deal with changes in life.  Additionally, play requires …

Webinar: The Cumulative Effect of ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) on Brain Development & Well-being

August 15
The ACE Study is one of the largest investigations ever conducted to assess associations between childhood maltreatment and later-life health and well-being. This session is designed to expand underst…

Webinar: Creating Cathedrals of Learning not Fortresses of Fear: Maximizing Short and Long-Term School Safety Intiatives

September 26
Schools should be a place for children and youth to learn, grown and have fun. The harsh reality is over the last twenty years schools have become fortresses of fear.  Since the tragedy at Columbine a…

Webinar: How Tobacco Use Is Impacting Indiana Youth & Strategies For Reducing It

October 24
The presentation will provide an overview of current trends in tobacco use among youth in Indiana and the U.S.   The talk will include public health science as to why tobacco use continues to be a pro…

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