Tag Archives: psychology

His Arm Doesn’t Matter

Samuel can do what he sets his mind to. His arm doesn’t matter.
And that’s the point. Continue reading

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The Much-Awaited Summer Camp Plans!

This “summer” promises to be our most exciting yet, full of new activities and new participants!  During the months of December and January, we could really use your prayers for safety, fun, and open hearts and minds.  Here’s a rundown … Continue reading

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Excitement Multiplied

In recent months, Fundación Aventura has been presented with a series of opportunities to expand our influence and ability to help raise up youth, not just in Bolivia, but beyond.  Thanks to seemingly random conversations, we are developing a strategic … Continue reading

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Surprised by Growth

Our recent adventure trip to Toro Toro with 15 young men from the Bolivia Life Center was marked by multiple examples of boys stepping forward to accept responsibilities and confront fears in ways I had not anticipated.  Throughout our 3 … Continue reading

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Learning to Lead

On the cusp of the Amazon Basin, where the towering Andes mountains fall away dramatically into the jungle, it rains a lot. Almost constantly.  The change in climate and vegetation is instantaneous; within meters, the dreary pines and alpine grasses … Continue reading

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Come High Water

A key element in adventure therapy, supposedly, is control.  But the other element is adventure.  And adventure, strictly speaking, is an unusual and exciting, typically hazardous, experience or activity.  And that is exactly what we got in Toro Toro. It began … Continue reading

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How to Support Many Brothers

Dear Friends and Supporters, I’m excited to finally write you with details concerning how to continue supporting the Many Brothers Adventure Therapy Program for boys in orphanages and detention centers in Bolivia.  It comes as a huge blessing to announce … Continue reading

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