Lifeskill Training


Vision

To be the catalyst that prepares individuals, families, institutions to adapt, be adept to accept & manage rapidly changing socio-economic conditions, and come out knowledgeable & stronger

Mission

  • Empower children with requisite knowledge & capabilities to successfully manage themselves in various situations
  • Help parents to tackle child’s needs
  • Help families care for themselves

Questions commonly faced by parents…

  • Is my child aware of economic success [fancy cars, international holidays, hi-fi gadgets…] is based on sustained academic efforts and achievements?
  • Will my child understand how to choose between the right & wrong, especially while dealing with the outside world?
  • Does my child know the ill effects of Drugs, Alcohol & Tobacco?
  • How can I help my child analyze & deal with the overload of information and data that he/she is subject to in a Wicked Wired World?
  • Am I equipped to help my child manage challenges and overcome stress while dealing with peers, siblings, older children, the social environment etc., leading to anger, conflicts, frustration, negativity...
  • How will my child learn about bullying, its ill effects, ways to handle a bully, and how it feels to be bullied?
  • Being working parents our children are left with caretakers, crèches etc. Is my child empowered to manage herself/himself in an environments where possibilities of abuse exist?
  • My child is finding his identity, how can I support & guide him?
  • In an evolving materialistic world of nuclear families & working parents, inculcating true values is a challenge. How successful have I been in this effort?
  • Is my child aware of the criticality of a ‘holistic good life’, of the need to have a sound, balanced development of mind & body?
  • What is dating, is it right or wrong? In an evolving society where such concepts are gaining acceptance, how do I make my child aware of its positives & negatives and equip them with the right understanding & knowledge?

Commonly identifiable Causes & symptoms in kids at some stage

Cause Symptoms
A child has been/is being bullied
  • Comes home crying, broods
  • Doesn’t want to play with friends
  • Wants to be left alone, does not engage in conversation
  • Snaps at any overture on your part to be inclusive
Anger control problems
  • nasty behaviour & language
  • makes you feel ignored
  • does not pay attention
  • keeps quiet
  • causes damage to people & property
Inability to manage conflicts
  • Ignores problems or wishes them away
  • Pretends there are no conflicts
  • Gets bullied or becomes a bully
Lack of interest in School, studies, academics & activities
  • Repetitively Staying away from school,
  • Complaints of absenteeism, bunking classes etc.
  • Incomplete class work, home work etc.
  • Ignorance about class activities, study time table, exams etc.
  • Lack of desire to participate in academic and/or other curricular activities
Peer pressure
  • Tends to think & behave the way the peer group does
  • Struggles with own identity due to internal conflict
  • Indulges in immature acts
  • Needs a benchmark to refer to, always
Wrong perceptions of life (unfairness)
  • Starts closeting oneself from the world. Low self-esteem
  • Gets critical about destiny, relations, teachers, friends...
  • Indulges in negative comparison with others
  • Reduces/Stops communicating, interaction with others
Inability to express emotions or communicate
  • Does not interact, mingle with people. Stays aloof
  • Suffers from low self-esteem & lack of confidence
  • Avoids, group, community, public activities
  • Lives with pent up emotions leading to frustration health problems


Who can benefit from the Life Skills Program?

The basic premise of Life Skills programs allow for a varied audience to benefit from it. At various junctures of life, all of us face situations that need studied, research based intervention or solutions. Thus, the applicability of this program could be at 8yrs, 18 yrs or… Typical audience profiles could be

  • Students
  • Parents
  • Teenagers & youth
  • Human Resource professionals managing employees
  • Housewives/working women/mothers/single mothers
  • Institutions imparting ‘Human behaviour’ training
  • Corporates
  • Teachers

How are Life Skill Programs conducted?

  • The Life Skill Program series has more than 260 interactive, easy to grasp lessons
  • These modules are taught using brainstorming, role-plays, activity based sessions, drawing, colouring, and related activities that motivates participants to participate
  • These lessons are designed based on two decades of research & study, based on data generation, collation, analysis & study
  • All our programs have a minimum objective; ensuring every human is empowered to respect themselves & society

Our Program Offering

Workshops for 1st To 4th Std. students

  • Self Awareness
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Decision Making
  • Drug Awareness
  • Earth Skill
  • Life isn't fair but that doesn't mean you should quit
  • Obstacles, Fairness & Perseverance
  • Change in Tudes.

Workshop program for age 9 to 18 students

  • Handling Abuse
  • Beware of Bullies & Groups
  • Drugs & Alcohol are dangerous
  • Domestic Violence & Abuse
  • Neglect
  • What is Anger
  • Control your Temper
  • Peaceful Conflict Resolution
  • Anger Management
  • Dropping Out
  • Violence & Conflicts
  • Leadership Skill

Methodology

  • 2 Days workshop on each topics – 16 hours
  • “Holistic Development” 5 critical topics covering the entire spectrum of “Life Skill” are conducted over the period of 10 months
  • Corporate training for employees & their families
  • Open Workshops
  • Pre-assessment with the help of psychometric tool especially for kids who are on the border line
  • Post – assessment & counselling for kids seeking further help
  • “Call Me- Vcare4U”- service for kids wanting to talk to our counsellor in case of emergency, fear, confide with a person other than parents who can guide them.

Rajashri Rajashekhar – The driving force

  • A Sociologist
  • Post graduate in Human Resource Management
  • Headed HR for Global companies for more than 20 years
  • Worked for blind, special children in the past
  • Associated with Cancer affected children
  • Pioneered the 4 dimensional model to tackle issues being faced by society & families in an constantly evolving social structure & varied mind sets
  • Having a well-trained team, counsellor and trainers who can deal with kids effectively

How can you benefit from the Life Skills program?

  • You identify as per your understanding a program that best caters to your needs
  • We customise programs to suit your needs if required but most of our programs are time tested.

Bare minimum requirements for conducting the program

  • Minimum 30 participants
  • A well lit hall or conference room allowing participants to move around freely
  • Projector with a Laptop, Flip chart, mikes, speakers, music system etc.,
  • Note pads, pencils etc.
  • Arrangement of refreshments for the participants

Our Program Offering

Workshops for
1st To 4th Std. students
Self Awareness
Interpersonal skills
Decision Making
Drug Awareness
Earth Skill
Life isn't fair but that doesn't mean you should quit
Obstacles, Fairness & Perseverance
Change in Tudes

Our Program Offering

Workshop program for
age 9 to 18 students
Handling Abuse
Beware of Bullies & Groups
Drugs & Alcohol are dangerous
Domestic Violence & Abuse
Neglect
What is Anger
Control your Temper
Peaceful Conflict Resolution
Anger Management
Dropping Out
Violence & Conflicts
Leadership Skill