I AM MENtality is a Baltimore based non-profit organization
I AM MENtality was founded by a born and raised Baltimorean who has resided in various communities in the Baltimore, educated in Baltimore City public schools, and colleges. Darren Rogers, founded I AM MENtality in 2016, with the support of various community and corporate leaders in efforts to provide the most comprehensive mentoring and leadership development services for youth.
We uniquely crafted to combat challenges presented in Baltimore City/counties, and offers opportunity for male youth to develop their leadership potential through mentor-mentee relationship. We serve the male youth ages ranging from 5 to 18 years.
Information + Application = Transformation (I+A=T)
Mentality uses this method of engaging to get each participant to their personal goals.
What We Offer
We offer a counseling service that supports youth who suffers from social, emotional issues such as depression, behavioral issue, adjustment challenges (New environment, loss of a family member or relationship) ADHD, OCD and educational disparities. We connect our participants with licensed clinicians and doctors to facilitate the needs of each particular client. Each participant is allotted rehabilitation goals in efforts to overcome any presenting challenges.
The tools we use to get the job done are family, and individual therapy, support groups, behavior modification training, communication and socialization skills training, boundaries and limitation sessions, anger management, conflict resolution training, confidence & character building groups.
We also offer a leadership development academy which offers these courses: leadership skills, conflict resolution, anger management, effective public speaking, professionalism, financial literacy, history, health and wellness, and etiquette and manners.
Meet Our Staff
Darren is the Program Director and is responsible for youth development & teaching the Leadership courses.Read More
Asia is the non-profits secretary and teaches the professionalism course of the leadership academy.Read More
Michael is the teacher of financial literacy course of the Leadership academy. He also is one of our fitness coaches.Read More
Ebony is the Tutor for I AM MENtality. She has true passion for education and enriching the lives of our youth.Read More