Author: AMA Staff

Tuesday Teens & Adults – Empathy W2

Week 2: This week we’re talking about predicting and communicating feelings. In the heat of an argument, it’s difficult to be empathetic. It’s also challenging to refrain from blame. Someone once said; Love is saying “I feel differently,” instead of “You’re wrong.” As leaders, parents,…


Tuesday Teens & Adults – Empathy W1

The Powerful Word of the Month this month is “empathy.” Empathy is the ability to take a walk in someone else’s shoes in order to read, understand, “feel” and respond to other people’s feelings. It may seem counter-intuitive to set goals that incorporate the feelings…


Mr. Hancock & Mr. Tong

I had the pleasure of meeting and training with Mr. Skip Hancock on Saturday, February 11th. Mr. Hancock is one of the “Kenpo Seniors” and worked closely with Mr. Parker to help organize the American Kenpo system. He covered three different topics during his seminar:…