Culture change: Positive Influences works to help children with behavioral and mental illnesses
By John Joyce
Published in News on June 12, 2013 1:46 PM
Jamaury Hawkins, 8, introduces himself during an "Intro to Anger" lesson at Positive Influences Inc. in Goldsboro. The program is designed for children with diagnosed behavioral and mental illness issues and teaches them constructive ways to identify and modify their own actions.
Demani Barnes, 6, raises her hand to tell Positive Influences site manager Aschia McNair about a time she was embarrassed during an "Intro to Anger" lesson at Positive Influences Inc. in Goldsboro.
Tiffany Dowell juggles almost seamlessly the demands of single parenthood with the difficulty of being an entrepreneur with business locations in two communities. She shuffles back and forth between Tarboro and Goldsboro. Sleep doesn't come regularly. "That's life," she...
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