Balanced Life Skills 10th Anniversary celebrated with Mr. Tony’s First Degree Test On Friday October 25, Balanced Life Skills hosted Mr. Tony for his First Degree Belt Test. It was a great evening and we will be posting some of the video from the test at later dates. In addition though I was surprised by
There are two awareness campaigns that take place annually in October that are important to creating a culture of peace in our community and the world. First it is National Bully Prevention Month and second it is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. These two areas of needed awareness contain similarities and can even be related.
Starting Saturday September 7 and for the next week across the country thousands of individuals will be taking part in Out of the Darkness walks and other activities to bring attention to the mental health issues of suicide. Suicide has been a very difficult subject to talk about, but those times are changing. In our
Visual Arts @ Balanced Life Skills starts in just one week. In a list of reasons that “the arts” are important Dee Dickerson of John Hopkins School of Education says that they: integrate mind, body and spirit provide opportunities for self expression creates a connection between motivation, instruction, assessment and practical application they improve
September 7 -13 is Suicide Awareness Week. Join the Out of the Darkness Walk Those who most need help in a suicidal crisis are the least likely to ask for it. Thus, we must find our at-risk citizens and go to them with help without requiring that they ask for it first. The person most