Expectations of the Relationship
List the five stages of relationship development
Match times in the ChalleNGe cycle when stages will most likely occur
Review various examples of mentor and cadet relationship challenges
___ Review the Resources
___ Complete Activities
___ Complete the Module 8 assessment
- Document – Stages of a Mentoring Relationship: This document defines relationship development in three phases – developing report and building trust, the middle – reaching goals, and closure – while giving examples of how you can support and engage with your cadet in each phase.
- PDF – Tools for Mentoring Adolescents: Building Trust and Attachment with your Mentee: This document defines four phases to relationship development – beginning the relationship, building trust, testing the relationship, and increased independence – while giving strategies on how to be successful in each phase.
- In regards to the mentor/mentee relationship, list two expectations that you have of your mentee.
In regards to the mentor/mentee relationship, list two expectations that you have of yourself.
In regards to the mentor/mentee relationship, list two expectations that you have of your time together with your mentor.
Use this list as a start for your conversation with your mentee regarding expectations. Be sure to make the expectations realistic and achievable.