A B O U T U SWelcome to the website of Empowerment Zone. We are passionate advocates for constructive living because we believe that application of constructive living through practice, education, and personal policy can alleviate suffering, advance knowledge, elevate, and empower the human condition.
Empowerment Zone Certified Anger Management Facilitators are diplomat members of the American Association of Anger Management Providers. Empowerment Zone’s anger management program is approved and utilized by the Behavioral Board of Science Examiners, Nursing Board, and the California State Board of Corrections.
Empowerment Zone’s facilitators are Masters degree level mental health professionals. Throughout our 19 year demanding and challenging people oriented professional career, our altruistic desires led us to focus our career in counseling and criminal justice working with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Our background also includes facilitating an adult sex-offenders group and a domestic violence group. Our professional background includes working for Los Angeles Unified School District, YMCA, Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services, and Los Angeles County Law Enforcement Agency worked in collaboration with Los Angeles County Office of Education and Los Angeles County Dept. of Mental Health.
Anger and conflict are normal aspects of everyday life, yet do to the inability to manage intense feelings, it may lead to poor interpersonal relationships, stress, anxiety, depression, unemployment, expulsion, violence, abuse, incarceration, isolation, and death.
Empowerment Zone was instituted for Anger, Stress, and Relationship Management to meet the demand for these services. With the economy, work force, social condition, dealing with difficult people, and other environmental factors contributing to stress of daily life these services are highly recommended. Empowerment Zone realizes there has been an increased need for resources to manage stress, anger and interpersonal relationships. Facilitators collaboratively dedicated themselves through the Empowerment Zone to meet the needs of our urban community and offer quality education and training to individuals, parents, schools, child care providers, employee assistance programs, human resources, faith based organizations, organized sports, entertainment industry, mental health and substance abuse counselors, law enforcement personnel and businesses who can utilize these skills to decrease destructive related behaviors, enhance their profession and improve morale, productivity and performance in most major areas of life.
Empowerment Zone has a passion for working with people, and an understanding of the importance for proper communication and empathy within relationships, family, schools, workplace, and the community.
Classes are held days, evenings, weekends, and on-site. Our office provides accelerated anger management classes for business owners, executives, high-profile clients, general population, EAP, HR, and court referrals.