We all have role models who have made impressions on our lives. Friends that make us stand up for what we believe in, musicians that make us follow our passion or a sibling that you aspire to follow in the footsteps of. Positive role models can show us that the impossible is possible, strengthen our […]
23. APRIL – A HISTORICAL DAY
10 years ago, on this exact day, something historical happened: Yai from Thailand became a MOT coach at a MOT Basic Education in Cape Town. She became the first MOT coach in Thailand ever.
Yai has been the Country Manager of MOT Thailand since it was founded in 2015. She has introduced MOT to several schools in Thailand andbuilt up an amazing MOT team. MOT Thailand has a good platform and is ready to move on.
I would like to say thank you to Yai, for all her important efforts for MOT Thailand and for having changed Thai youth’s lives. After 10 years she will now step down from her role as Country Manager, but she is determined to continue as a MOT coach. I’m sure the youth for who she’s a MOT coach will be very happy for that!
Inherited robustness Good social functioning Good family functioning Good school experience Good friends Safe and including local community Safe and positive society/media If these were characteristic of all youths, environments and society, there would not have been a need for MOT. Many youths do not have these characteristics. Therefore, MOT is important to create protective […]
When you are stuck with a task, look for possibilities and alternatives instead of limitations. In the beginning, it is easy to get stuck with thinking “this suggestion is unrealistic”, “the others will shut it down” or “we’ve tried that before”. All that mindset is good for is killing potential ideas. Instead, think in the […]