Expatriate youth cross-cultural training

Up to 2 day instructor-led workshop
For general audience


Moving to a new country will mean living in a new community, meeting new people, and learning new languages. This interactive workshop will provide the children of international assignees with an opportunity to share their fears and excitement about the move as well as encourage an exchange between parents and children around feelings regarding the international assignment. Our age specific curriculum serves children as young as ages five to eight and nine to 12 and has a separate program that discusses teen issues and is geared for youth aged 13 to 18.

Learning objectives

At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to do the following:

  • Discuss the terms target culture and target values.
  • Share fears and excitement about their move.
  • Discuss their feelings regarding the international assignment with their parents.
  • Prepare for the adjustment to a new school, home, friends,and environment.