In this entertaining and captivating presentation, renowned child therapist Bob Ditter talks directly to camp staff about the incredible opportunity they have to make a difference in the lives of the campers they serve. “Developing Character at Camp”—A Staff Training Talk for Counselors
points out that not only is every camp professional an educator, camp teaches character to children through the experiences they have at camp. Citing some riveting statistics about the culture children grow up in and how their environment can create an obstacle to wholesome character development, the DVD offers specific examples of how camp helps build at least eight character traits that are critical for success in life.
Among the topics covered:
- Kids today are precocious
- Character traits
- Sense of wonder/curiosity about the world
- Social intelligence