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Our Story

FOUNDED - 2013 - Atlas Life was founded with the intention and passion to fill a gaping void in the education, life skills, grit, resiliency and personal needs for emerging young adults.

What do we do at Atlas Life?

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  • Show you how emotional regulation and integrity are tied together to create ‘grit’?

  • Teach you how solution-focused thinking works in the real world?

  • Teach you how to be more effective in our academic courses?

  • Teach you how to manage your money instead of it managing you?

  • Teach you about resiliency in real life when there is not a parental safety net anymore?

  • Teach you how to select a proper significant other and close friends and how important these people are to your overall success in life?

  • Teach you to work on your body and mind together, so you are operating at top performance, getting more done in less amount of time? 

  • Teach you to be more productive at work, to build a network of contacts, to build a business or to obtain wealth?

  • Teach you to expand your mind or intuition or to live a life with meaning and fulfillment?

  • Teach you to stop living in a reactionary state of life and how to access conscience engineering, living with intention and life mapping?

  • Teach your parents to empower you into adulthood while helping you feel loved and supported in the process. 

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Our History

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  • The informal beginnings of Atlas Life began years ago.

  • The inspiration and passion that created Atlas Life comes from many historical experiences, theories, and research. ​

  • Atlas Life was founded on raising our own children, many foster children, years of work in boarding schools, founding wilderness programs in both Utah and Costa Rica, research in grit, resiliency, service therapy, authentic happiness in other cultures, positive psychology, self-efficacy, flow theory and much more.​

  • Today, Atlas Life has grown into an international organization servicing young adult needs of all types and backgrounds. Atlas Life was founded on a desire to not only see every young adult survive but to thrive.