Mentor + Mentee training
Mentoring is simply the art of strategic and purposeful relationship building I help equip, mentors, aspiring mentors and youth workshop facilitator with the understanding of mentoring frameworks and strategies to best and confidently support young people!
Mentors need mentors too! It’s vital we insure those who are supporting and guiding our young people with the best of training and support. Insuring their comprehension of important concepts such as Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), Ladder of Influence, and Cultural Relevance.
Many employees and corporations are taking their own initiatives to build positive connections and impact in their local communities. While many professionals may enjoy speaking at a elementary career day event or leading workshops at local high schools, they may not be as comfortable and confident when forging impactful relationships with young people who just might be looking up to them as their new role model in these moments. This training helps professionals master the basics of mentoring that will aid them in making healthy and effective relationship in those moments connecting with young people. Key basics such as kick starting authentic conversations, how to relate through storytelling, and cognitive biases.
Maximizing on the benefits of a mentoring relationship are not innate skills. Young people should be supported with the understanding how to manage and mature a mentoring relationship. And equally they need to feel empowered to know how to leverage their voice and their rights within the mentoring relationship.