Skill-Builder Classes

Real Help For Real Life Skill Building Classes are designed to help youth and parents  develop specific skills with overcoming common real-life challenges. Classes are FREE with flexible scheduling for busy families. They consist of 4-5 weekly sessions and provide the additional benefit of serving as support groups. Clients must complete an individual intake session before the first date of classes.

Classes are designed for youth and parents struggling with real-life issues such as:

  • Conflict at home or school
  • Anger management
  • Managing peer pressure
  • Lack of motivation at school
  • School attendance
  • Reckless or criminal behavior

All class topics were developed using Seeking Safety, a promising practice intervention counseling model, and incorporate Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) principles.

To encourage class completion and to assist with transportation, participants can earn a $10 gas card awarded for each class day, up to $50!

Register by filling out the form below.

Ages Served
Tarrant, Johnson, and Parker counties Youth ages 10-17
Parents of youth ages 6-17
Hill and Palo Pinto counties Youth ages 10-17
Parents of youth ages 0-17


Current Classes/Support Groups
Anxiety is REAL

This class helps youth identify triggers for their anxiety and develop healthy coping skills. Family Support Specialists guide youth in identifying anxiety-producing beliefs.

Anger is REAL

This class helps youth understand their anger by learning about its negative effects in their lives and with their relationships. Youth will learn how to express their emotions in a healthy way.

Reward is REAL

This class encourages motivation with students who   may be struggling with life’s challenges at home and in school. We focus on the ultimate rewards of building resilience and inner strength.

Risk is REAL

This class is for youth, who may be first offenders, understand the repercussions of life choices. It will provide them the skills necessary to avoid behavior that may put future success at risk.

REAL Families

This class helps parents understand how to improve their relationships with their children and decrease conflict through skill development, behavior management, and support.

Express Classes

1-hour single session classes are provided on specific hot topics. Check out our schedule in the drop-down menu below or call us to schedule one of these classes for your special group.

  • REAL Tips for Stress Management
  • REAL Tips for Screen Time
  • REAL Tips for Social Media
  • REAL Tips for Bullying

Register for classes by filling out the form below.  Click the pull-down menu for upcoming options.


Call 817.335.HOPE (4673) for more information.

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