Posts Tagged ‘Youth Development’

Teaching Self-Advocacy through Mentorship: How to Amplify the Voices of Youth

October 14, 2020

Teaching Self-Advocacy through Mentorship: How to Amplify the Voices of Youth Chris Oshana is a sophomore at the University of Michigan studying Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience. He hopes to inspire other youth to advocate for themselves in all aspects of their lives. As an adolescent, I never really knew how...

How Young People Benefit as Recipients and Leaders

October 20, 2017

By Komal Oza, member of the Youth Advisory Council A fruitful partnership between adults and youth is the essence of youth development, so using this strategy to create a greater impact makes a lot of sense. However, putting such partnerships into action requires deliberate effort on the part of...

Lead the Way: Promoting Youth Development through Media Advocacy

July 20, 2016

This story comes from the Alliance’s youth engagement toolkit Lead the Way: Engaging Youth in Health Care. Each month, a new reflection from the field will touch on a different component of youth engagement and show how youth are leading the way in health awareness and promotion. In California, CANFIT,...

Lead the Way: Youth Development through Leadership Networks in California

February 18, 2016

This story comes from the Alliance’s youth engagement toolkit Lead the Way: Engaging Youth in Health Care. Each month, a new reflection from the field will touch on a different component of youth engagement and show how youth are leading the way in health awareness and promotion. The California...