It all begins with our mentors. Mentors are the backbone of a successful workshop. The Mentor to Participant relationship strengthens the engagement that participants have with the Workshop, and can also help facilitators better understand what motivates their participants. Watch this testimonial from our mentors in Marianna, Arkansas:
When engaged, Writing for the Soul Workshop™ begins to eliminate emotional illiteracy in a unique way. Our Trauma Informed Approach combined with Emotional Intelligence helps participants to experience freedom mentally. Watch as Emotional Intelligence expert, Dr. Stevie Dawn explains the power of writing for the soul:
During the course of the program, participants begin to build trusting and positive relationships with their mentors. They are guided through the steps of writing a rough draft, and publishing their story- to actually earning money from soft cover and eBook sales! These sales are very important. They help us to continue to provide our writing program at no cost them. Here’s a sample of one of our books:
Book sales are one way we are able to offer our program at no cost to our participants. Give a teen you think would be helped by our books a $10 Gift Card today. Each book includes a journal in the back for the reader to write their story.