Passage, Spring/Summer 2018, 

3-5 MONTH Course (Feb-April continued into June-July)

COURSE DETAILS BY MONTH

MONTH 1: NEVADA CITY, CA

Description: This home-base weekend will introduce the elements of the program and will engage in activities to familiarize the group to practices and skills that we will use throughout the course. Activities will include self and group reflection, introductory biography work, hiking, nature immersion, fire making, shelter, and group cohesion activities including group cooking and group gear.

Focus Topic Relating to the selfWho am I? What do I care about? What are my gifts? How do I limit myself? 

Parent Workshop: The foundations of resiliency. Supporting our children's growth through understanding and curiosity. 

MONTH 2: NEVADA CITY, CA

Description: This weekend will continue with the activities and processes from Immersion Weekend 1 while adding additional self-reflective questions. Activities will include: adventure, challenge, solo reflection, and group inquiry. We will deepen the biography work, nature skills, and inquiry practices that we began during the first weekend. 

Focus Topic: Relating to challenge. How do we relate to our challenges? How do we develop the capacity to be with our hardships without becoming self-destructive? How do we grow through our struggles?

Parent Workshop: Fostering the ability meet challenge. Supporting the development of distress tolerance and the capacities of courage, willingness, and resiliency.  

MONTH 3: NEVADA CITy, CA

Description: This will be our final home-based immersion weekend. Activities will combine outdoor challenge, solo reflection, nature skills, and group inquiry. Throughout the weekend we will build upon the activities of the previous months with a particular focus on how we integrate what we've learned throughout the course as our gift to our communities . 

Focus Topic: Living in community.What do I offer the world around me? What challenges do I face in my community, family, or school life? How do my gifts and vision benefit the community that I am part? 

Parent Workshop Focus: Motivation and a sense of purpose. Supporting understanding that I have something valuable to contribute to my world. 

Month 4: Sierra Crest

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Month 5: Sierra Crest

Description:

Tier 1 Monthly COST- $2,000

Includes:

  • Monthly Immersion Weekends
  • Monthly Parent Workshop-Videoconference
  • Weekly Participant Session with MFT
  • Weekly Parent/Family Session with MFT

Tier 2 Montly cost- $1,400

Includes:

  • Monthly Immersion Weekends
  • Monthly Parent Workshop-Videoconference
  • Monthly Participant Session with MFT
  • Monthly Parent/Family session collaboration session with MFT

If your child is currently working with a therapist at home then consider Tier 2.