Moving On

Program Description

Moving On is a program for at-risk women that offers female clients alternatives to criminal activity by helping them identify and mobilize personal and community resources, while avoiding criminal behaviors. Moving On is facilitated by two female probation officers trained in the curriculum.

Moving On is a 25-lesson program with four main themes:

  1. encouraging personal responsibility and enhancing motivation for change.
  2. expanding connections and building healthy relationships.
  3. skill enhancement, development, and maintenance.
  4. relaxation and stress management skills.

Program Details

Schedule: Once a week for 6 months, noon to 2 p.m.

Cost: Free

Location: Oakdale City Hall, 1584 Hadley Ave. N., Oakdale, MN 55127

Contact: Nancy Phillips - 651-430-6942

"Moving On" was developed by Marilyn Van Dieten, Ph.D., and Pattie MacKenna, M.A., Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (All rights reserved, permission for use required by authors.)