Training for camp staff to learn a person-centered approach to build rapport with campers and engineer unforgettable summer experiences.

About this event
The Wellness Institute invites camp staff to a two-hour training to learn a person-centered approach to building rapport with campers and engineer magical summer experiences that will last a lifetime.

3 experts in the mental health field will teach skills that will help you learn how to be there for campers, build strong relationships with them, and encourage a safe and supportive environment during their stay at camp.

Here are some of the skills you will learn:

Mental Health/Suicide Safety Guidelines
Active Listening
Building Trust and Rapport
Dialectical Thinking
Healthy Boundaries

Jonathan Singer, Ph.D., LCSW, Former President, American Association of Suicidology
Tamara Afifi, P.h.D., Department Chair and Professor, Department of Communication, UC Santa Barbara
Nina Kaweblum, LCSW, DBT-LBC, MA, MEd, DBT Certified Clinician
Cost: $20 per staff member (Volume discount available)

If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, call the toll-free, 24-hour hotline of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255) or text the Crisis Text Line (Text “HOME” To 741741) to be connected to a trained suicide crisis counselor.

This event is produced by The Wellness Institute, a division of the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI).