Understanding Needs. Implementing Transformative Education.

In today's modern-age, every child is at-risk.
U.N.I.T.E. Youth Solutions gives you the tools needed to foster positive outcomes.


U.N.I.T.E. Youth Solutions is a dedicated partner in transforming the way adults manage and communicate with modern-day youth. Our philosophy is that today's economic, entertainment, and social landscapes put all youth at risk by introducing a mix of unique challenges and standards that often negatively affect their mental health, emotional well-being, and overall development.By providing transformative education in the form of consulting, group trainings, and digital resources that offer empowering tools, expert guidance, and unwavering support for parents, educators, and other youth-involved professionals, U.N.I.T.E. employs evidence-based strategies, innovative programs, and professional expertise to empower schools, agencies, and communities in their efforts to uplift and inspire at-risk youth.

TEA approved CPE provider

As an accredited CPE provider, we adhere to rigorous standards, ensuring that our programs and trainings meet the highest educational benchmarks set by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). By choosing U.N.I.T.E. Youth Solutions, you can be confident in our dedication to providing relevant, insightful, and TEA-approved learning opportunities that contribute to your professional growth and your ability to make a positive difference in the lives of today's youth.

who we serve

  • Parents and Guardians

  • Caregivers

  • Teachers

  • School Administrators and Principals

  • Social Workers

  • Youth Counselors and Therapists

  • Program Coordinators

  • Law Enforcement and Juvenile Justice Personnel

  • Youth and Community Center Staff

  • Youth Mentors

  • Coaches

meet the founder

Roderick Hawkins is the visionary Founder and CEO of U.N.I.T.E Youth Solutions, bringing 20 years of experience working with at-risk youth as a youth sports coach and 14 years as a Juvenile Probation Officer. His deep empathy and insight have fostered strong connections with vulnerable youth and their families, making a positive impact on their lives.Originally from Dallas, Texas, Roderick earned his Criminal Justice Degree from Midwestern State University, where he developed a deep sense of social responsibility and a desire to drive meaningful change in the community.Drawing from his extensive experience in both professional and community work with at-risk youth, Roderick founded U.N.I.T.E Youth Solutions to offer a comprehensive approach in steering vulnerable and misguided young individuals in the right direction. Combining evidence-based strategies, innovative programs, and professional expertise, U.N.I.T.E. empowers schools, agencies, and communities to uplift and inspire young individuals facing challenges.Beyond his professional commitments, Roderick actively engages in community initiatives and volunteer work to improve the lives of underserved youth. His unwavering dedication and genuine compassion make him a role model for those working in youth development.Connect with Roderick on LinkedIn


Understanding that at-risk youth often face interconnected challenges, U.N.I.T.E Youth Solutions adopts a holistic approach to address their needs comprehensively. The program delves beyond the surface issues and examines the underlying root causes of at-risk behavior, considering the impact of family dynamics, socio-economic factors, mental health, community influences, and today’s musical and social media influences.

Can You Relate?

You live or work in an environment with a child or children who exhibit behavior that is often rude, disrespectful, and emotionally and/or physically abusive.You work with youth and face challenges in managing their behaviors and emotional struggles.You find it difficult to build trust and effective communication with youth, impacting your ability to connect with them positively.You fear that your child or children will eventually face legal repercussions for their behavior.You're searching for practical strategies and insights to engage and motivate youth to unlock their full potential.You could benefit from trauma-informed approaches and techniques to better support the emotional well-being of youth in your care.You want to create a positive and inclusive environment for the youth under your supervision to foster their growth and personal development.You need guidance and support to navigate the unique challenges of dealing with at-risk youth in your professional or personal life.

If you identify with any of the above, U.N.I.T.E. Youth Solutions can help.
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