We are Turning Lives
Stepping Stones To
Making Law Abiding Behavior a Permanent Lifestyle!
The 'ABOUT FACE' ProjectTM encompasses tested and proven
'Evidence-Based' training materials which have been recognized by the American Probation and Parole Association,
American Correctional Association, the Coalition for Evidenced-Based Policy, Mentor Path, among others.
curriculum is helping target populations law-abiding and offending, identify and initiate an
intrinsic desire to change behavior...and MAINTAIN the
NEW behavior change...as it becomes a permanent
The curriculum consists of adult and juvenile specific classes
with in-class and home-study workbooks. Overall it provides cognitive based life-skills and
offense specific workshops for participants.
Workshops are designed to significantly reduce
recidivism. Independent research groups, over a period of several years, discovered that an average
of 70% of juvenile offenders who complete cognitive life skills workshops do
not repeat the same offense, when they become adults.
Our Cognitive Awareness Life Skills
workshops are age specific and address individual needs and behavior whether Criminal or Law
techniques enable participants to develop
· Critical cognitive-thinking
· Added productive Life-Skills.
· Job-related skills, including job
· Positive interpersonal skills.
participants to identify and cultivate life-time patterns for self-improvement, self discipline, personal
responsibility and above all ...
results in continued law-abiding behavior.
Our program focuses on three categories, as listed below:
Category 1 - Prevention -Designed to help people overcome faulty thinking and
self-defeating behaviors. It is especially relevant for people with self esteem issues, anxiety, stress and
depression problems. It is beneficial for all individuals.
Persons labeled as 'at risk'.
b. Parental recognition of
child needing assistance.
c. Persons with gang
d. Persons with drug
e. Persons making failing
f. Persons needing better
g. Persons suffering anger
Category 2 -
Intervention - Designed for the following:
a. First-time offenders.
b. Persons arrested and facing
c. Persons in pre-trial services.
d. Persons on parole or
Category 3 - Ascension
- Designed for individuals Moving Up and Out of the Criminal
a. Persons in
b. Persons formerly
c. Persons feeling 'at
risk' due to associations.
d. Persons in need of
e. Persons needing help
with anger and depression.
The extensive training modules cause participants to clearly understand the origin
and power of Values, Attitudes, Behaviors, Trust, Responsibility, Consequences.
Participants are provoked to take a look at themselves including the consequences of their own behavior and are
guided by our skilled facilitators toward positive behavioral change.
intensive group facilitated, experiential process allows participants to learn from class associations,
interactions, and practice life-skills while increasing their self-esteem and self-confidence. This intensive process promotes their identifying
and cultivating life-time patterns for self-improvement, resulting in law-abiding behavior as well as
Sponsored and Facilitated
The Center for Powerful Living,
Facilitation, Life Skills Training,
Counseling & Coaching
Public Service – since