Friday, June 15, 2012

Welcome to SM International Consulting, LLC

Welcome to SM International Consulting!

SM International Consulting, LLC provides training, consulting, research, and publications for professionals who work with youth on all levels of development, education, and living circumstance. SM International Consulting, LLC gives professionals the opportunity to increase their knowledge, skill sets, and positive outcomes for youth through learning best practices in a positive youth development, solution focused way that acknowledges the individuality of each young person.

SM International Consulting believes that:

-Young people have the capacity to do their best and will given the opportunity
-Adults must know how to facilitate helping young people do their best
-Context must be taken into consideration when working with youth; behavior is a function of a person and their environment
-Family is a subjective term and will differ based on the young person
-Recognition of stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination within the professional is essential in providing high quality, effective services