Dr. Thomas Keller will lead this workshop on the development of mentoring relationships, with attention to the nature and course of interactions and activities that come to define matches over time. The session will integrate recent theory and research regarding the distinctive features of youth mentoring relationships and the factors that contribute to successful mentoring experiences. Numerous examples will be drawn from research and practice to illustrate new approaches being implemented by formal mentoring programs to enhance youth outcomes through mentoring. Discussion will center on the implications for making and supporting effective matches. Register at http://www.pdx.edu/ssw/sswce.
When: April 17th, Wednesday, 4:00pm - 5:30pm.
Where: ASRC 620 (1800 SW 6th Ave).
Price: Free and open to the public with RSVP.