We all know how difficult it is
being a Teen, and most often it is a journey we
endure instead of savor. Puberty,
relationships, or lack thereof, authority, parents,
teachers and all those folks that seem to get in the
way of our expressing ourselves.
This is where some very serious
decisions are made and paths are chosen that will
affect our lives for a very long time. Lines
are drawn, consequences are suffered and
wandering thoughts are rampant. Combine this
with a some attention issues and you've got a
receipt for potential disaster, unless you can grab a hold of
the reigns and control this wild beast that is "teenage angst".
a great many
resources available to you help you through this
time of great change. Savor this time in your
life with a little guidance and reflection from The
Self Cube program.
Although most folks like to
have the physical cube itself, we'll soon have an App for
that. On your computer or your phone, you'll have
a program that can either let you choose, or
randomly choose 1 of 6 personality traits for you to
focus on that day. During the day, your
phone/computer will have the background changed to that
trait symbol as a constant reminder. You with
me so far? We offer you coping tips and hints
that can help you when things get a little hairy.
Sometime later in the day, you rate your own
performance and you can chat on a forum with
other teens dealing with the same issues you are.
No one to judge you or wag their finger at you, just
you helping you, them helping you and you helping
You can also carry the Cube Cue
cards as a physical reminder, these work very well
for diffusing high stress situations. The
objective is to achieve and maintain balance between
each of the 6 personality traits, which by the way,
are hugely positive and empowering. Keep in
mind this is not designed to be as politically
correct as it could be, but more of a fun and
structured approach to making some subtle changes in
your psyche to help you travel a more positive and
You know, you sort of have to
just try it yourself, it's not really all that
complicated. The Self Cube Project that is,
being a teen is just plain complicated, but a time
of incredible growth and enlightenment.
"great success can be
achieved with unconventional thinking"