Davis County Mental Health Department will offer a seven-week assertiveness training class for 13- to 17-year-olds to help them identify the difference between passive, aggressive and assertive behavior.

The class will provide instruction, discussion and practice in handling peer pressure, making and refusing requests, coping with criticism, developing self-esteem, expressing positive and negative emotions, giving and receiving compliments and increasing communication skills, especially with parents.The class will meet Tuesdays from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Layton office, 2250 N. 1700 West, Layton, beginning April 2. Rhonda Feller will be the instructor and the cost is $32. For more information, call Dixie Anderson, 298-3446. Enrollment is limited; preregistration and payment are required.