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In addition to offering programs for youth and educators, IAHV offers a program for parents called the YES! Parent Program. The YES! Parent Program is a 10-hour seminar that provides parents with healthy strategies to deal with stress and emotions.

Similar to the IAHV Educator’s Course, this seminar introduces parents to the YES! for Schools curriculum. In addition to providing parents with a personal benefit, this introduction to the concepts, language and breathing techniques their child learns on YES! enables them to support their child in making healthy choices when faced with everyday challenges.

The YES! Parent Program also includes discussions that are customized to suit the specific needs of a parent, offering practical knowledge on how to handle difficult situations and resolve conflict, and practical tools to encourage enthusiasm and responsibility in young people. As a result of the seminar many parents find their relationship with their child improves..