Mentoring Tools & Resources


Mentoring Activity Ideas:

365 Days of Family-Friendly Portland Fun via PDX Parent

100 Ideas to Use When Mentoring Youth

Activity Ideas for Mentors Updated 2017

Gresham Activity Ideas


Relationship Building: 

Building Relationships: A Guide for New Mentors

Developmental Relationship Framework


Communication Skills:

80 Open Ended Questions that Mentors Can Ask Their Mentees

Brené Brown on Empathy

Five Active Listening Techniques to Become a Better Listener


Social-Emotional Skills:

Building Resilience in Children: 20 Practical, Powerful Strategies

Five Ways to Help Teens Feel Good About Themselves

Understanding and Cultivating Social Emotional Learning

Why Kids Lie and What Parents Can Do About It


Trauma & Abuse Recovery:

Childhood Trauma: Changing Minds

Restore Hope: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse and Supporting Survivors



Bully-Proof Your Child: How to Deal with Bullies


Personal Awareness/Bias: 

Project Implicit


Health Resources: 

Sex Etc: For Teens, By Teens