Dr Roland Yeow on “Preparing and Transforming Youths”
#YouthHack Series – Thriving With Youths
That’s the name of all the video resources! There are seven (7) learning videos in total I like to introduce to you.
This second video is by Dr Roland Yeow. He is a former resident of Boys’ Town. After leaving Boys’ Town, he went on to further his education in Institute of Technical Education and then the University to achieve a degree in the Engineering field. He worked in the technical and training consultancy sector before returning to Boys’ Town as a youth worker in 2004 and rose up the ranks over the years. Dr Yeow did his Doctorate in Management with specialization in Organisational Learning, Development & Non-Profit Management. He is also a graduate of the Harvard Business School Executive Education Programme.
Dr Yeow is currently the Executive Director of Boys’ Town, a Youth Organization providing youths with the opportunity to socialize, learn strategies, and skills to cope with their traumas and lives; a veteran youth work practitioner. He is one of the Co-Founders of the Youth Work Association (Singapore). He will be sharing his experiences, insights and life with you.
Dr Yeow will walk you through the following topics:
- Transforming Lives at Boys’ Town
- Strengths-based Approach
- Connecting with Youths (Part 1)
- Celebrating Success
- Managing Time and Priorities
- Making Difficult Decisions
- Connecting with Youths (Part 2)
- Challenges of Video Gaming
- Preparing Youths for the Future
Here’s a snippet of his presentation.
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