That which is possible is what it might be; the possibility also lays in the way, the modality, through which one succeeds in doing something, therefore the possibility is both the ability as well as the available means.
The matter of that which is possible and that of being are among the main topics in philosophy. The self-empowerment approach is based on the hypothesis that multiple possibilities promote freedom of choice while fostering opportunities for development.
Hence, our proposal is to work towards the opening of new possibilities: developing many different possibilities allows for greater alternatives and therefore fosters feelings of protagonism, agency and the taking on of responsibilities.
Opening a possibility is the third way between being stable, and thus – perhaps – still, over time and being in change and maybe running some risks: in the end it is a way to open oneself to change without losing the current stability.
In order to work towards the opening of new possibilities the self empowerment approach suggests a few ingredients along with some methodological steps: