Testimonials

“Dr. Thurber, I just wanted to thank you again for the wonderful presentations you gave at the ACA New England Conference. I wasn’t planning on attending all of your sessions but ended up doing so! The session on appropriate boundaries was especially helpful for my staff. It is my first year at my new camp…

James Cleland Ministry & Program Coordinator, Lakeside Christian Camp and Conference Center September 11, 2017

“Through a natural infusion of humor, wisdom, and personal stories, Chris engaged the staff in a very genuine, personal way from the moment he arrived at Congressional Day Camp. The staff and the campers felt comfortable speaking with Chris as he walked around the camp and observed by participating in our activities. Thank you, Chris,…

Jennafer Curran Director, Congressional Day Camp September 11, 2017

“When Chris speaks, my staff listens. His work with my staff adds a degree of professionalism that inspires my staff the entire summer! When we open staff training with Chris, the counselors suddenly realize that this is not just about the fun and games, but also about their role as youth development professionals. Chris instills…

Susan Hooks Director, Riverview Camp for Girls September 11, 2017

“We have invited Chris Thurber to work with our staff for the past 8 years and will continue to have him back for many summers to come. He instills the confidence, knowledge and practicality in our staff that is imperative when caring for children. Chris’s techniques are down to earth, easily applied, and thought-provoking. The…

Brad and Kathryn Finkelstein Campus Kids Connecticut September 11, 2017

“Chris has worked with our supervisory staff team for the past six years and the resulting benefits for our camp operation have been extraordinary! Chris provided information, based upon research and experience, related to a range of concerns that we had regarding trends in youth behaviors-sexual aggression, cutting, eating disorders, aggressive behavior, the influence of…

Jani Brokaw Williams Director, Campus Kids Minisink September 11, 2017