Therapeutic services for LGBT people: Implications for mentoring

By Luca Pax and RP Whitmore-Bard with Queer Asterisk Therapeutic Services.

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As queer and trans people, we are incredibly resilient but we are also a vulnerable population. In recent decades, an increase in queer and trans visibility … Read the rest

New Webinar: Strategies for Creating Ongoing Mentor Training

Thu, May 17, 2018 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT

Most mentoring programs involve their mentors in an initial training before they are matched, but fewer programs provide ongoing training as those matches take shape.

This webinar describes the benefits … Read the rest

Enrollment closing May 8th for the Summer Institute on Mentoring: Sign up today!


The application deadline is approaching for the 2017 Summer Institute on Youth Mentoring, to be held July 17-20, 2017 at Portland State University. Space is limited, and the application deadline is Monday, May 8th, 2017.

The … Read the rest

Registration open for 1/19 webinar on risk management in mentoring

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 Do the risks of running a mentoring program sometimes keep you up at night?  Mentoring programs have inherent risks, but you can proactively take steps to minimize those risks Read the rest

Now is the time to plan your trip for the International Mentoring Conference: Cancun, December 2-4 2015

International Mentoring Conference

We hope you decide to join us at the International Mentoring Conference, Cancun 2015, organized by the mentoring organizations Peraj Mexico and Perach Israel, celebrating their 10th and 40th anniversaries, respectively. Here you will find information about this great event, … Read the rest

Save The Date: European Center for Evidence-Based Mentoring Launches March 17th, 2016 at The European Mentoring Summit

mentorprogramma logoSpecial development for mentoring in Europe:

March 17th, 2016 the second edition of the European Mentoring Summit will take place in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands. This summit is organized by MentorProgramma Friesland and its collaborative partners: VET Friesland College, VET Friese … Read the rest

Important Webinar on 11/19 – National Mentoring Month: Amplifying Your Voice

IRL_Print_11x17Poster-5siteThursday, November 19, 2015
1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT

Planning to participate in National Mentoring Month this January? Join our webinar this November to learn best practices for amplifying your voice during this yearly recruitment campaign. We will feature … Read the rest

Online registration – International Mentoring Conference Cancun 2015

Intl mktgWe are delighted to announce that online registration for the conference and hotel reservations are now open, and the conference details are posted to the conference page Please do complete your registration and reservations at our webpage, even if Read the rest

Next Live Webinar: Cultural and Class Conflicts in Mentor-Mentee Matches: Strategies for Mentoring Organizations and Professionals

next live webinar - Cultural and Class Conflicts in Mentor-Mentee Matches: Strategies for Mentoring Organizations and ProfessionalsCultural and Class Conflicts in Mentor-Mentee Matches: Strategies for Mentoring Organizations and Professionals

September 17, 2015
1:00 PM – 2:15 PM EDT

Far too many of us are uncomfortable discussing race, culture and class. Responding to conflict of … Read the rest

Andy Mecca on the Mentoring Today podcast

3Listen to Vince Reardon, host of Mentoring Today, interview Andy Mecca on “Providing Youth with Tools for a Lifetime of Achievement” on Thursday, August 20 at 2:00 p.m. ET on Blog Talk Radio.

Mecca is uniquely qualified to Read the rest