Parents: 🧠 4 𝙍𝙚𝙖𝙨𝙤𝙣𝙨 𝙒𝙝𝙮 𝙍𝙞𝙩𝙚𝙨 𝙤𝙛 𝙋𝙖𝙨𝙨𝙖𝙜𝙚 𝘼𝙧𝙚 𝙎𝙤 𝙄𝙢𝙥𝙤𝙧𝙩𝙖𝙣𝙩.
A rite of passage is defined as 𝒂 𝒓𝒊𝒕𝒖𝒂𝒍 𝒐𝒓 𝒆𝒙𝒑𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒆𝒏𝒄𝒆 𝒕𝒉𝒂𝒕 𝒎𝒂𝒓𝒌𝒔 𝒂 𝒎𝒂𝒋𝒐𝒓 𝒎𝒊𝒍𝒆𝒔𝒕𝒐𝒏𝒆 𝒐𝒓 𝒄𝒉𝒂𝒏𝒈𝒆 𝒊𝒏 𝒂 𝒑𝒆𝒓𝒔𝒐𝒏’𝒔 𝒍𝒊𝒇𝒆, and they can be particularly important for children.
They provide a social frame to ease an individual into a new stage without creating uneasiness or disruption. In a nutshell, they provide a way to make official an important change.
Following are the 4 elements we explore with the boys during the BrosJourney retreat.
1️⃣ UNIQUENESS: What were/are the forces, events, and people which have shaped who I am - what in my future intention...
2️⃣ CONNECTION: What values, history, traditions, and cultural precepts do I recognize, respect, and wish to continue / change...
3️⃣ JOURNEY: Acceptance, Gratitude, Intention. Exploring my gifts, talents, and strengths and learning essential life skills.
4️⃣ GROWTH: Creating a vision, goals, and developing rituals, and discipline to support my journey to my better self.
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