Workshops and Professional Development


Anger Management

Anger can destroy families, workplace security and lifetime loyalties. Learn to manage destructive emotions before they destroy you. Appropriate for adults as well as teens.


Bullying: Protecting Our Kids

Appropriate for parent groups and professional development. This presentation focuses on the anatomy of bullying and empowering the victims.


Bullying: Kid’s Version

This presentation focuses on the anatomy of bullying, bystanders and observers. It incorporates “A Bug and a Wish.”

Tailored to age group.


Eliminating Self-Defeating Behavior

Learn to identify destructive behaviors and replace them with life-enhancing behaviors. Appropriate for professionals, parent groups and students.


Improving Relationships With Parents

Using Brief Solution Focused Therapy principles as the ELF method;, Exercise self-control, Listen, and Focus on the solution, this presentation spotlights methods for positive interactions with parents.

Appropriate for educators and others who work with parents.


Stop Smoking

Thought Field Therapy (TFT) is a powerful tool in dealing with nicotine addiction. Learn to control addictive urges to stop smoking once and for all.  Appropriate for community groups and health care organizations.


Stress Management

In this workshop stress levels are assessed, coping strategies learned and personalized plans for managing stress developed. Appropriate for educators, parent groups, students and community organizations.


The Middle School Mind

The unique mind and behavior of the middle-schooler is addressed along with methods for helping both students and adults navigate this developmental stage.

Appropriate for educators and parents.


Customized Presentations

The staff of Sturgis Consultation Center has a wide range of education, experience and expertise. We welcome the opportunity to develop programs to meet your specific needs.


Various sessions have been presented at The Kiwanis Parenting Fair, to the Trinity Lutheran School Staff and students and The Michigan School Counselors Conference. Past clients include Sturgis Home Health Care and Hospice, American Counseling Association, Portage Rd. Animal Hospital, Sturgis Hospital, The Red Cross, Western Michigan University, Michigan Counseling Association and The Michigan Mental Health Counselors Association.


For more information or to speak to one of our counselors/consultants, please contact us at: 269-651-9579