So many of our kids never develop a real sense of agency - the belief that you are an independent, capable person who can have opinions and make decisions that will influence the path of your life and the capacity & confidence to actually take action on those decisions.
Achieving peak mental performance is something that we all strive for on a daily basis. We all want to go through life ready to take on any challenge that may come our way. It doesn’t always work out that way though, and we all struggle with finding motivation or feeling ready to take on new challenges from time to time.
The million dollar question… why am I doing this? Or, the real question that has been churning around in my head as I’ve been preparing to launch this thing, why would anybody pay me to hang around with their kid?
I think the main reason is that I see a great need in our young people for skills & support that they aren’t getting through school.