Youth Intervention Programs Association (YIPA)

Areas of Expertise

  • Youth Intervention
  • Front-line Staff Development
  • On-demand Library of trainings
  • Working with At-Risk Youth
  • Alcohol, drugs, and tobacco
  • LGBT
  • Experiential Education (in partnership with Voyager Outward Bound)
  • Mental Health
  • Working with Traumatized Youth
  • Multicultural Trainings


For more than 30 years YIPA has been providing professional development services to adults working with youth. In 2013 YIPA launched, which provides a one-stop-professional development resource that meets the needs of both new and experienced youth workers. In addition to offering in person trainings throughout the state, many of which are live streamed, MyYouthPro includes a large on-demand library. All of YIPA’s trainings (excluding special events) are FREE to YIPA members! Please check with your supervisor or email to find out if your organization is a member! If not, membership is EXTREMELY affordable, check us out today!

Resources & Trainings – Categorized by Building Block (BB) or CPI section

The following resources are all online, on-demand trainings offered through

BB1: Intentional Program Design

BB2: Supportive Relationships & Environment

BB4: Responsiveness to Culture & Identity

BB6: Organizational Management, Staff Support & Youth Safety


Mandy Wroolie
Director of Services
YIPA | MyYouthPro

Phone: 763-777-5065
Web: |

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