"There’s often an inclination, when a person enters the foster care journey, to not allow themselves to get attached to the children they’re caring for. They call it a safeguard for when they have to say goodbye. But, this defies the human wiring we have to love, and really doesn’t cut it. Here’s why…
Navigating the Path to a Successful Career: Providing Support for Trauma-Exposed Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
From the USA (sound familiar?)
"Youth placed in juvenile justice institutions face a fundamental obstacle in their career pathway: They have been removed from their communities and lack access to the full array of educational and job opportunities available to their peers. Accordingly, the best long-term solution to the many barriers to career success “disconnected” youth face is to keep them out of the juvenile justice system entirely — and, in particular, out of juvenile detention and correctional institutions."
Have you got the wrong impression about schizophrenia?
A useful reminder...
Shawna: A Life on the Sex Offender Registry
A reminder - again from the USA - of the long term damage that moral panics can cause.