Guiding Transitional Events for Children and Adolescents through a Modern Day Rite of Passage


Author: Dr. David Blumenkrantz

Highlights contemporary society’s need to maintain rituals of initiation. It focuses on the process of rites of passage and how it serves as a vehicle to guide community mobilization efforts. The three stages of the comprehensive primary prevention community intervention 2 the Rite of Passage Experience¬© (ROPE¬ģ) are described.

Written by Blumenkrantz, D. & Gavazzi, S., Journal of Primary Prevention, 13(3), 1992.

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