Mike Obsatz’s PorchTalks
In these YouTube videos, Mike states “I am sharing with you some of the things that I have learned over my eighty years of education and growing up. My hope is to help make the world better, one person at a time, by having people be more in tune with their own lovability and more enabled and wanting to love others.”
Dr. Michael Obsatz is a Professor Emeritus, from Macalester College. He taught Sociology and Education courses at Macalester for 40 years. Also, he was a therapist in private practice, men’s group leader, boy’s group leader, workshop presenter, and author.
His book, Raising Nonviolent Children in a Violent World won the 1999 Minnesota Book Award and the Catholic Press Association Award. His other books are Open Our Eyes, Healing Our Anger, and From Stalemate to Soulmate.
Mike’s documentary about mentoring boys called Journeyman won two film festival awards, and has been seen by over 3 million people.