Three circle models that empower and unite! GIRLS CIRCLE: Addresses conditions and risks and builds on protective factors, for ages 9-18. THE COUNCIL FOR BOYS AND YOUNG MEN: Promotes a healthy passage through pre-teen and adolescent years, for ages 9-18.
WOMEN’S CIRCLE: For women of all backgrounds to encourage one another to live authentically in mind, body and spirit.

Uniquely powerful, interactive and experiential training for adults utilizing creative training techniques with individual and group practicum. CEs available for all trainings.


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Our complete line of Girls Circle, The Council for Boys and Young Men, and Women's Circle Curricula provide everything you need to run a strengths-based program! The user-friendly guides contain step-by-step instructions on leading discussions and creative activities. Easily adaptable to your own unique setting.

Women’s Circle offers a space to enhance strengths, find purpose, and engage in personal growth. Start your Women's Circle today.

In this groundbreaking, trauma responsive and timely Two Set curriculum, young men ages 13 years and older examine rigid and harmful gender norms and develop definitions of manhood guided by respect and non-violent behaviors. Fun, thought-provoking and uniquely designed activities engage participants to work together towards becoming respected leaders and allies in their communities. Read the Men of Honor Session Overview.

Alternately, each set may be purchased individually: Men of Honor, Set 1 and  Men of Honor, Set 2.

Contract Trainer - The Council for Boys and Young Men
We are seeking a dynamic individual to train The Council for Boys and Young Men Facilitator Trainings on an as-needed, part-time basis. Applicant must have attended a training, facilitated a Council for Boys and Young Men group, and have a willingness to travel. More details on this position.

Applicants can be located anywhere in the U.S.  If you are interested and meet the qualifications, please submit your cover letter and resume to Giovanna Taormina at

We are improving our older ordering system. Meanwhile, if you encounter errors while registering for trainings or purchasing materials, please call us at (415) 419-5119 and we will gladly place your order by phone. Alternately, you may fax your order to (415) 448-5459. We apologize for any inconvenience.

DONATE: We are a non-profit organization. Please help us to continue our mission to provide a Circle for every girl and a Council for every boy. DONATE TODAY.

RESEARCH: Girls Circle increased positive body image, self-efficacy, school attachment, and more. The Council for Boys and Young Men increased boys' school engagement. All models are rooted in the evidence-based principles and practices of Motivational Interviewing and the Strengths-Based approach. Read More.

BRING A TRAINING TO YOUR AREA: Would you like us to train in your area or agency? To book a training, call us today at (415) 419-5119 or email us.

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