Adult Education

Ophelia’s Place provides education and professional development opportunities to parents and youth-serving professionals who want be more connected and supportive to the youth in their lives. Learn best practices for trauma-informed communication, relationship building, and how to be a resource while youth maneuver through today’s social-emotional challenges. Our staff provides robust, applicable, and relevant trainings grounded in research and years of experience.

Mental health organizations, youth-serving programs, local and state government agencies, businesses, and community organizations can take advantage of training packages customized to address your team’s specific needs and goals.

Parents and parent groups can utilize Ophelia’s Place adult education opportunities, including customized parent group meetings available when you are, and resources like our Parent e-Newsletter and blog.

Adult Education Topics Include:
Introduction to Ophelia’s Place services (Free)
Adolescent Sexuality
Adultism and Adult Allies
Collective Trauma and Collective Care
Poverty 101
Relational Aggression and Healthy Communication
Weight Bias and Body Diversity
Working with Girls on the Autism Spectrum
Working with People with Disabilities
Relational Aggression
Boundaries and Social Media
Healthy Relationships
Media and Body Image

Ophelia’s Place has been serving Oregon communities for more than 15 years through our work with girls and families at our sites and in local schools. We have also been training the next generation of service providers through our direct-service internship program.

Please contact our team to arrange a training for your organization or parent group, and to discuss rates. Call (541) 284-4333 or email us at info@opheliasplace.net

Ophelia’s Place is a prevention-based nonprofit dedicated to helping girls ages 10-18 make healthy life choices through empowerment, education, and support. We provide therapy, after & out-of-school programming, and in-school girl empowerment groups and classroom presentations to all youth.