NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ480831
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Adventure Boosts Empowerment.
Howell, Jack N.
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v1 n3 p14-16 Fall 1992
Discusses empowering youth as means of prevention/intervention. Considers empowerment programs such as those used by Ekerd Therapeutic Wilderness Camping System. Focuses on challenges, opportunities, and responsibilities of extended wilderness trips. Notes that proactively empowering adolescents requires adult leaders who are sensitive to developmental needs and individual differences among adolescents and who can provide appropriate level of structure. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A