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Jon Young

Art of Mentoring helps individuals realise their full potential to the benefit of their community

Jon Young, tracker, teacher, storyteller and lead facilitator at the UK Art of Mentoring Summer Camp 2017

Is Art of Mentoring For You?

The Art of Mentoring is an inter-generational experience for anyone longing for deeper connection to self, nature and others. Immerse yourself in vibrant connection to nature in our 250+ person ‘village’.

What Will You Do on Art of Mentoring Camp?

This week-long residential camp will give you an experiential introduction to the 8 Shields nature-based map for creating healthy cultures, building effective teams and natural learning. Weave this throughout your life and feel yourself flourish.

“I expected to learn practical exercises I could pass on, instead I got a whole map of transformation”?

Dr. Adrian Harris, Eco-Psychologist

How Does Art of Mentoring Work?

The Art of Mentoring combines approaches from modern education, indigenous wisdom and principles observed in nature. It awakens new possibilities and provides clear and specific ways of working. Adult and youth programmes run concurrently, offering an inter-generational mentoring experience.

You’ll be guided by a team of experienced facilitators from around the UK and beyond. Each day includes personal and group activities. Mostly held outside, these include:

    • The ‘art of questioning
    • Inner & land-based tracking
    • Naturalist education
    • Sensory awareness
    • Inspirational storytelling
    • Creative arts
  • Ceremony

Jon Young explaining the Art of Mentoring (Video)

View videos of Art of Mentoring events in East Sussex (2012), Scotland (2011) and California

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