Category Archives: Workshops

ABC’s of Communication

Adventure Based Counseling techniques for debriefing from an exercise has to do with the belief that everyone has the right and ability to add to the conversation.  I have borrowed these exact same techniques for teaching kids how to engage … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Rules

As soon as you have a child reach the age of about THREE, please feel free to cut and paste and ENLARGE and Print—and then FRAME—on the Refrigerator Door: RESPECTFUL RESPONSIBLE AND NICE TO BE AROUND   When your child … Continue reading

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Workshop: Brain 101

To get us started on workshops that involve kids and their development, we really should start at the beginning. (Well, right after THE beginning—I’m afraid that’s not a PG-rated subject.) The human brain “turns on” before birth.  That means that … Continue reading

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Workshop: New Games Plus

Experiencing Quaker Values through New Games Concepts Workshop For Youth and Youth Leaders NEW GAMES BASICS: 1.Safe and Fun 2.Leader always plays 3.Anyone can play 4.Can be used to experience a variety of outcomes, we would like to use this … Continue reading

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ABC and Games

When I give a presentation I try to always give credit to those whose ideas and creativity I have incorporated, usually somewhat mangled to meet my needs, but still–it was their idea, hard work and ingenuity that gave the rest … Continue reading

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Workshop:First Day ABC

WORKSHOP: FRIENDS GAMES AND ADVENTURES exploring Quaker Testimony through the use of Adventure Based Counseling Concepts and New Games Curriculum for Youth Objective: To provide an interactive workshop for Quakers teachers and mentors on how to use the fundamentals of … Continue reading

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