MAAD: Managing Angry Adolescents Differently

It takes a village!  An angry adolescent can negatively impact all those around him.  But if equipped with understanding and skills, this same adult community can help the angry teen manage anger proactively.  Created by Ken Nathan and Carol Musgrave, MAAD is a full-day workshop that equips service providers, parents, carers, teachers, and law enforcement.  

Content of Full-Day Adult Workshop:

  1. Theoretical Basis (attachment disruption, neglect, abuse)
  2. The Adolescent Brain
  3. Profiles of Violent Teens
  4. Creative Engagement
  5. De-Escalation
  6. Skills that help Adolescents
  7. Self-Care
  8. Resources


“Children need models more than they need critics.”

Joseph Joubert