Happy Camper Corner!
Each month, we'll share some news from prominent camping associations or tips and tricks for our counselors. This month enjoy two articles shared on the ACA website.
See the World with Brett Dennen
Singer/songwriter Brett Dennen joins the CampWire podcast to share his summer camp experiences; how camp influenced his career, education, and love for the outdoors; and to talk about his latest album, See the World.
Psychological Benefits of Summer Camp
Amanda M. Socci dives in and looks at collected research on the psychological benefits of summer camp. She discusses it's impact on independence and resilience, problem solving capabilities, and the importance of belonging to a community. It's focus is on campers but I think it holds true to volunteers as well!