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 […]
Every day, you make a choice
Throughout the years many youth have inspired MOT.
Let us tell you about one of them named Anders. He said the following during a MOT session: «Every day when I wake up I ask myself: Anders, do you want this to be a good day or a bad day? And of course, my answer is that I want it to be a good day.
And so it is.”
Every day might not be good, but there is something good in every day. Use MOT’s flashlight to find it.
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 […]