Youth Leadership Institute 2023

About the Event

Brought to you by United Way of Broward County’s Commission on Behavioral Health & Drug Prevention's Broward Youth Coalition


Join us for an exciting FREE 2-day leadership event!

We’ll connect with students like you as we discuss mental health promotion, public speaking, youth advocacy and substance use prevention. This 2-part event will feature special guests, several peer-to-peer sessions, prizes and more!

Current 7th graders to graduating high school seniors 
Any middle or high school aged youth for the 2023 to 2024 can receive community service hours

Day 1: Tuesday 6/13/2023 from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Virtually on zoom

Day 2: Thursday 6/15/2023 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM | in-person (food included)
Nova Southeastern University 
3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314 
Arrival time at NSU 10:45AM for registration and free t-shirt to wear for the day. Plus receive a FREE confidence bag of giveaways, food and prizes at the end of the day.

There are two separate links for YLI this year. Be sure to click BOTH registration links, separate one for part 1 and then part 2 in-person parent signature online form. Pre-registration is required for both days.

You must Register In Advance to receive information about joining the webinar for DAY 1 - 6/13.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Day 1 - Highlights include Part 1 of peer to peer sessions. Part 1 of Exploring Poetry workshop. Register in advance for this webinar:

Day 2 - Highlights include keynote interactive speaker The Self Esteem Doctor and public speaking workshop where you will discover how to authentically connect with others when presenting through a series of fun & proven techniques. Part 2 Limited Space! Registration is first-come.


Broward County high school students, community service hours will be given by:

  1. Accessing the virtual discussion through the Zoom link sent to their email upon registering and
  2. Attending the discussion for the entire time

Limited Space! Registration is first-come.
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A Special Thank You to Our Sponsors

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Event Details

Next Event Dates
Jenna Stein
954.453.3725 |

Meet the Speaker

Dr.%20Simone%20The%20Self%20Esteem%20Doctor%2C%20TSED.jpgSimone Alicia, is known globally as The Self Esteem Doctor.  She is a 5-star rated self-esteem coach, international speaker, and founder of The Self Esteem Doctor Academy.  She is blazing a trail across the continents with publications in South Africa, TV appearances in LA, DC, and Chicago and clients around the world in Panama, Israel, Switzerland and more.

This certified neuro-linguistic programming practitioner, metaphysical practitioner and honorary Doctor of Divinity is a powerhouse of energy who brings self-esteem alive as a tangible force ignited within all ages! With hands-on demos, practical tools & visuals that WOW the crowd, The Self Esteem Doctor leaves a legacy of improved self-esteem every time she takes the stage.