Autism Camp with Blue Compass

Autism Camp with Blue Compass

Latest Episodes

Going To Warm Beach Camp 2021!!!!
December 09, 2020

Just a quick check in and announcement of Summer Camp dates at Warm Beach 2021! Camp will be July 11th-15th and July 18th-22nd. In this podcast I give a short "tour" of the facilities...and clearly I didn't have a script. Count how many times I say...

Let's Be Thankful in 2020
December 02, 2020

A quick post-holiday check-in. What are you thankful for in 2020? How was your modified Turkey Day? It's easy to look at the negatives of this year, this month or yesterday but what are you doing to switch that up? Today is a new day...embrace it!!!

Scare Campfire Story for Halloween...not for the faint of heart!!!
October 31, 2020

Podcast number 20!!!!That's right our little Blue Compass Podcast has reached our 20th episode. A huge thank you to all of you that have taken time out of your busy schedules to listen to us. With Halloween being this Saturday, I thought it would be fun..

Trips and Camps scheduled for 2021...Let's Put 2020 in the rearview!!
October 28, 2020

We will discuss our plans for Summer 2021. We are super excited to partner with Warm Beach for Adventure camp and Breakwater Expedition for a bunch of Wilderness camp programs. Don't let the term Wilderness scare you off...we plan trips that will...

Let's explore Nature via Hiking, Kayaking and Rafting in '21
September 24, 2020

As many of you may know I was a sea and white water guide and instructor for many years. I also photography the wilderness and sell prints and a yearly calendar. Nature is my passion! Whether that is Mountain biking, skiing, hiking, backpacking,...

Avoid Isolation in 2020
September 16, 2020

Debi has been a therapist specializing in Anxiety, OCD, and Selective Mutism for 18 years. She is seeing a large uptick of anxiety around the isolation of 2020. Now with school going Virtual this is only going to become more challenging. In this Podcast..

Zoom School, Covid and Now Fires...Thanks 2020
September 09, 2020

A quick check-in now that school has started for the majority of students. I give a long list of things to do to get out in the community. Social distance, but still socialize. I think many of us have been quarantined since March. Maybe not locked in...

Exploring Glacier NP with Blue Compass
September 02, 2020

We just returned form Glacier National Park after a week of hiking, backpacking and rafting. Each year we invite a group of young adults to explore our National Park system with us. This year we had 4 adventurous campers take to the trails with Blue...

Toxic Positivity
August 12, 2020

Is being too upbeat, too happy and going with the flow actually healthy? It can be if it's not how you are actually feeling. On this episode I explore the notion of Toxic Positivity. How to recognize it and deal with it head on. 

Virtual Camp Recap with Counselor Sam
July 29, 2020

This week I did a phone interview with one of our staff, Counselor Sam. We discuss Virtual Camp #1, are expectations vs reality. Talk about the resiliency of our campers and the impact of camp...whether in person or online.