Hey there GOGI Guys and Gals! Streetwise GOGI Tamara here with a GOGI crossword puzzle. Can YOU find all of the GOGI Tools? Click the link below the puzzle to download a pdf copy. GOGI Tools Crossword Puzzle - CLICK HERE P.S. - Please come visit us at the Team GOGI 4 Life! Facebook group to get your GOGI on and learn how YOU can help us bring the GOGI Culture and Way of Life outside the walls and into your community! Just click [...]
The GOGI Tool CLAIM RESPONSIBILITY is different than the act of claiming responsibility. The act of claiming responsibility is most often used for coming to terms with actions of the past, like claiming responsibility for a past deed, or an action that may have caused harm to others. Claiming responsibility for the impact our actions have on the world around us is an element of insight development. As a tool, CLAIM RESPONSIBILITY has very little to do with the past. CLAIM RESPONSIBILITY is actually about our [...]
POSITIVE ACTIONS was added to the GOGI Toolbox during the two year period when the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department permitted the first ever GOGI Campus. In this 24 bed jail housing module, which was also as the former housing unit for movie actor Robert Downey Jr. and Paris Hilton (not housed there at the same time, obviously), the GOGI Campus was home to a total of 350 women who came into and left out of the housing as their court cases dictated. At GOGI Campus we focused [...]
Greetings GOGI Nation! Streetwise GOGI here to ask you a question: "Do you view yourself as a victim or part of the solution?" If you are using POSITIVE WORDS, you are part of the solution! Why? Because when you use POSITIVE WORDS in the face of negative situations, you have an uncommon control over the outcome. You no longer need to be the victim of circumstance. You can create the outcome you desire with POSITIVE WORDS. You can use POSITIVE WORDS by asking yourself the THREE P’s. Are [...]
Image Credit: Art is a gift to GOGI from GOGI student KEITH ERICKSON On a recent site visit to Salinas Valley State Prison in California a GOGI student stated that his favorite tool was POSITIVE WORDS. He told us a story about his youth. He was subjected to a lot of negative comments. He was told he was stupid, no good, a problem, unwanted. He was told he was destined for prison and that he would never change. This experience for him gave him [...]
Hey, GOGI World, this is GOGI 4 Life! Team Leader, Tamara. I am just wondering how many of you GOGI students can pass this quiz? Please visit us at Team GOGI 4 Life! BELLY BREATHING Quiz: In what SECTION OF TOOLS does BELLY BREATHING belong? What WEEKS OF THE YEAR are dedicated to the study of this tool? What are the KEY WORDS for this tool? What is the STATEMENT OF OWNERSHIP for this tool? Art by D. Outlaw
Hey GOGI guys and gals! Streetwise GOGI here to show off two new GOGI-isms for 2018!
How are you GOGI peeps? Streetwise GOGI Tamara is here to challenge that GOGI mind of yours! Let's see who can find all of the GOGI Tools in this word search I made! DOWNLOAD WORD SEARCH
Hey there GOGI World! At Team GOGI 4 Life!, we make learning the Tools for Positive Decision Making fun! Check out some of our recent GOGI award winners! By learning GOGI with your incarcerated loved one, you are sharing in their commitment to learning the GOGI Culture, which allows them to 'Do Time the GOGI Way'! Please come visit us at facebook.com/groups/TeamGOGI4Life
POSITIVE THOUGHTS, POSITIVE WORDS and POSITIVE ACTIONS enables the GOGI student to create possibilities where some people say there are none.