How We Can Empower Youth

Empowering Youth for a Positive Future

By Azriel ReShel on Wednesday March 27th, 2019

Creating True Leaders for the Future

Youthfulness brings with it innovative thinking, energetic ideas, vision, enthusiasm and terrific creativity. Yet our youth are drowning in mental health issues like depression and anxiety. Depression is on the rise in young people, and so is suicide.

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Standing Up and Stepping In: Taking Personal Responsibility for Your Life

Courtesy of InnerSelfby Jude Bijou, M.A., M.F.T.

Being passive developed as a pattern for a really good reason — we were avoiding feeling our emotions (especially sadness) and had to find some place to channel the sensations we were experiencing. Maybe dad was a tyrant and we felt like we had no choice but to be quiet and duck. Maybe our classmates laughed at us when we made a mistake, and we decided being shy was safer.  Please continue reading

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Living On Purpose: 4 Ways to Create Meaning in a Meaningless Universe – Gary Z McGee

Courtesy of fractal enlightenment

‘All the gods, all the heavens, all the hells are within you.’ ~ Joseph Campbell

All the heroes, all the villains, all the light and all the darkness are within you. You are the fountainhead, and the universe is the fountain. You have only to tap into it.

1) Recondition cultural conditioning:

‘The greatest obstacle to living is expectancy, which hangs upon tomorrow, and loses today. You are arranging what lies in Fortune’s control and abandoning what lies in yours. What are you looking at? To what goal are you straining? The whole universe lies in uncertainty. Live immediately.’ ~ Seneca  Please continue reading

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