Authentic Facilitation Retreat

It takes the power of mindfulness, the energy of experiential learning, and the impact of authenticity to create the essential context for breakthrough facilitation with young people.

July 5-8, 2019. Join us for 4 days of camping and learning together in beautiful Leakey, Texas. We’ll stay in cabins, on the lush banks of Silver Creek.

This 4 day interactive and experiential training offers the tools and techniques for expanding skills and understanding, required to be a truly impactful facilitator of youth development programming. It is a professional and personal development experience.

The cost of the retreat is $650. Partial scholarships available. Learn more and apply here.

The core training brings focus to: 

  • Mindfulness: Utilizing somatic self-awareness to generate confidence and self-regulation
  • Trauma Informed and Healing Centered Work: Creating safe spaces for deeper learning and interaction
  • Sharing Circles: Using the power of listening & support to build understanding & community
  • Kinesthetic Activities: Leading experiential learning and adventure challenges to engage youth
  • Authenticity: Accessing the potency the facilitator has to inspire, energize, and model
  • Inclusion: Developing cultural awareness & equity to strengthen delivery & processing skills
  • Emotional Intelligence: Leveraging the strength of SEL to build connections