Caryn

I work for a private, not-for-profit mental health organization. I train educators and others about social and emotional learning, i.e., the process of acquiring foundational social emotional skills and knowledge necessary to thrive in school and life.
I was invited to the Foundations Weekend by a woman I met at a workshop who said it might be useful for my job. When the training began, I wondered if I were in a network marketing meeting, which I had experienced before and wasn’t interested in. But the content kept drawing me in. I was hearing about concepts that were already familiar to me, but were being presented differently and more deeply than what I was used to. I went home Friday night totally intrigued; by Saturday night I had signed up for the Year of Transformation.

"What I realized in the Training was that it was about my work on one level; but it was so much more about my life" -Caryn C.

What I realized in the Training was that it was about my work on one level; but it was so much more about my life.  I was being exposed to an opportunity to learn how to live life more fully, to become more of the person that I envisioned myself to be.  The fact that the content would inform my job so directly was a bonus.

Following the Foundations Weekend, I jumped into the Wright experience with both feet, and feel so fortunate to have found it.  In less than a year every aspect of my life has been positively impacted by what I’m learning at Wright.  I am absolutely on a journey of personal transformation – I am discovering who I am, what is necessary for me to become the best version of myself, and how to use that self to make a difference it the world.  I wouldn’t have it any other way.

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