April 24, 2019
at risk youth creativity

Vulnerable Youth: How Creativity Transforms Trauma

Vulnerable Youth: Creativity Transforms Trauma Creativity transforms trauma. Since trauma creates tension that often feels unbearable, people have no choice but to find a release. A […]
April 24, 2020
positive youth development

Group Mentoring for Positive Youth Development

Group Mentoring for Positive Youth Development Often thought of as a one-on-one experience, mentoring is really a way of being with students. A mentoring orientation is […]
April 22, 2020

Strengths-Based Mentoring and the Teaching Experience

Strengths-based Mentoring Transformed my Teaching Experience Strengths-based mentoring changed the way I teach. Now I look only for the good, knowing that the weaknesses will diminish […]
April 24, 2019
arts and positive youth development

The Arts are a ‘Natural” for Positive Youth Development

The Arts are a ‘Natural’ for Positive Youth Development The arts are a natural for positive youth development. Relevant and engaging, they meet youth where they […]
April 23, 2013
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Cultivating an Inner Life

Cultivating an Inner Life … Who Are You? Your happiness lies in discovering your answer to that question. by Christina Lengyel with Bill Rossi Knowing Yourself […]
April 23, 2013
youth and trauma

Escalating Violence in Our Village

Escalating Violence in our Village April 2013 I wanted to begin this piece by saying, “In the wake of the Newtown shooting,” but it doesn’t seem […]