What We Offer
3 C Thinking – Our team of mentors introduce the mentees to “3 C Thinking”. “3 C Thinking” is where the group begin a journey of self-development and critical thinking. Individuals are introduced to Communication, Collaboration and Creativity. The group will learn new skills both practical and interpersonal which can be applied to daily life at home/school or within the community we serve. The aim of the programme is to better equip participants with the skills which they can apply to their daily life within the community.
Mentoring Workshop – This engaging workshop teaches the skills and qualities that are present in a mentoring relationship. The group learns the key techniques that are required to have a positive mentoring outcome. Mentoring is much more than having knowledge and being willing to share it, it’s a mutually beneficial partnership that requires being supportive, honest, and objective among other qualities. We explore how to recognise mentoring skills in others and how to use our own skills to support others.
Resilience Workshop – Shane Murphy BSc Psychology, Assist instructor, outdoor activities instructor & workshop facilitator. Originally from Newry. Shane has has worked alongside many groups in Newry and surrounding areas for PIP’s a Newry based organisation who focus on people experiencing mental health difficulties. The workshop can be 2 or 3 hours in length. It is an introduction Resilience where the group work in teams, create leaders, learn new skills and coping mechanisms to deal with challenges life throws at us on a daily basis in school/work or within our community.
Magic Workshop – is an experience for participants to hear Simon Ryan’s story and see him in action as he performs magic and allows the group to sit back have a laugh and learn alternative ways to communicate in a positive and engaging manner. Simon studied business at Blanchardstown Institute of Technology. He is a former coach and Personal Trainer at Health and Fitness Coaching. Simon is a high performance athlete and has many trophies on his mantle piece.
Poetry and Creative Writing Workshop – is an interactive class lead by Mr John Hayden. Originally from Finglas Co Dublin he has since moved to Dundalk Co Louth. John has a written a number of books and is now introducing his creativity into a learning environment for the participants to share their story and learn skills to write poems and create story boards.
TY PROGRAMMES IN SECONDARY SCHOOLS
We develop and co-ordinate TY programmes. Here are some of the schools we’ve worked with in the past:
- St Louis Secondary School (Girls)
- O’ Fiaich College Dundalk Co Louth
- Colaiste ChuChulainn Dundalk
- Colaiste Lu Dundalk
- O’ Carolan College Nobber, Co. Meath
- Scoil Ni Mhuire Trim Co. Meath.
- St Louis Secondary School Kiltimagh Co. Mayo
- Ballymackenny Secondary School Drogheda, Co. Louth
- The Patrician High School Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan
All of our workshops and programmes are focused on the participants’ overall wellbeing and are aligned with the Department of Education & Skills Wellbeing Promotion Initiatives. Learn more here
We would be happy to further discuss our workshops and develop a programme that will greatly benefit the people in your school or organisation!