Counseling Families


Young people face many challenges as they strive to reach their full potential. Waymakers counseling programs are designed for youth and their families who are involved with or at-risk or involvement with the child welfare, juvenile justice, law enforcement and children’s mental health systems.

Counseling Programs

  • Gang Prevention & Intervention
  • Youthful Offender Wraparound Services
  • Collaborative Court Full Service Partnership for Juveniles– Truancy and Substance Abuse

Program Goals

  • Positive family communication & relationships
  • Enhanced parenting skills
  • Increased level of resiliency
  • Positive family, peer, school and community interactions
  • Ability to manage conflicts
  • Increased feelings of safety


“The fear of an uncertain future had bothered me for the longest time. I hadn’t realized that I would be alone on this journey of life. The comfort of knowing I have people who care and are here for me really lessens the intensity of the struggle and it gives me hope for a great future. I’ve never felt better.”

The Parent Project®

The Parent Project® is an effective, evidence-informed, virtual parenting workshop! This 10-week virtual parenting workshop is highly regarded, nationally recognized, and interactive. The Parent Project® includes a workbook and runs in the early evening to accommodate most working families. he Parent Project® has been lauded by law enforcement, government agencies, non-profits, private businesses, and families across the country for 30 years, and seeks to educate and provide strategies on how to effectively parent difficult children.


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