The Myth of Keeping Emotions Out of It

The Myth of Keeping Emotions Out of It

In our society, emotions have a bad reputation. They are treated as something that gets in the way – something that we have to control or suppress so we can make clear headed, rational decisions. Aren’t we told to not be so emotional and keep emotions out...
Adventure + EQ = Learning for Youth

Adventure + EQ = Learning for Youth

Can adventure programs use EQ to transform the lives of struggling youth?     Jan Heenop grew up on a farm in South Africa, surrounded by wildlife and nature. He spent a lot of time alone, and the skills he needed for survival were bush smarts and a gun, not...