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Some lessons in life
February 6, 2013

Some lessons in life

Written by one of our residents Some lessons in life are portrayed as negative, and maybe hard to look through …

10 Most Important Factors to Plan for in Aftercare
January 10, 2013

10 Most Important Factors to Plan for in Aftercare

According to Bryce F. 1. Bring new things into your life. Try new things. Take some risks and do stuff …

An ethical stance for justice-doing in community work and therapy
March 4, 2012

An ethical stance for justice-doing in community work and therapy

Reynolds, V. & polanco, m. (2012). An ethical stance for justice-doing in community work and therapy. Journal of Systemic Therapies. …

Resisting burnout with justice-doing
June 13, 2011

Resisting burnout with justice-doing

Reynolds, V. (2011). Resisting burnout with justice-doing. The International Journal of Narrative Therapy and Community Work. (4) 27-45. In this …

One Love Drug
January 10, 2010

One Love Drug

Kaleidoscope is a 16-week film production program where youth become part of a small film production company. The program teaches …

A Poetics of Resistance
September 21, 2007

A Poetics of Resistance

Compassionate Practice in Substance Misuse Therapy By Colin J. Sanders Published in Narrative Therapy: Making Meaning, Making Lives Sage Publications, …

Weaving threads of belonging: Cultural Witnessing Groups
June 13, 2002

Weaving threads of belonging: Cultural Witnessing Groups

Reynolds, V. (2002). Weaving threads of belonging: Cultural Witnessing Groups. Journal of Child and Youth Care, 15(3), 89-105. Abstract: Cultural …

Substance Misuse Dilemmas
June 5, 1998

Substance Misuse Dilemmas

By Colin J. Sanders 1998 This article discusses the social problem of substance misuse in terms of sociocultural historical antecedents …

Re-Authoring Problem Identities
March 13, 1997

Re-Authoring Problem Identities

Small Victories with Young Persons Captured by Substance Misuse From Narrative Therapies with Children and Adolescents By Colin J. Sanders …