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Aug
14

Elaine Hamilton, Service Manager at Nether Johnstone House describes how lockdown due to the current emergency health crisis has changed the thinking, outlooks, and actions of both the young people and the team that surround them.   Read More ...


Oct
11

This blog post was first published as an article for Community Care in June 2019.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : John Radoux

Oct
10

Bridging the gap between theory and practice is the discussion in the latest blog on physical restraint in residential child care.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : Erica Barr

Oct
08

The criminisation of children in residential care. We need to be careful when changing practice as there can be unintended consequences.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : Debbie Nolan

Oct
03

David Grimm asks if physical restraint should be used at all in residential child care, using his own experience of care to discuss the ability to adapt to the needs of individuals young people.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : David Grimm

Oct
01

Laura Steckley explains how people are coming together to consider how to apply what we know about both experience and theory to address the practice of restraint in residential care.   Read More ...


Oct
01

Introducing a series of blog posts which will consider the use of physical restraint in residential child care from multiple perspectives.   Read More ...


Dec
18

John Ryan reflects on the fight to continue to do best by Scotland’s children.   Read More ...

Topic : REACH, Residential care, Stigma
Author : John Ryan

Dec
02

Continuing the theme of Graham's first blog post on language and labelling, giving examples of when this is unhelpful.   Read More ...


Dec
01

Introducing issue 12 of REACH, which explores stigma, language, perception and the representation of care and care experience.   Read More ...


Sep
25

Mark Brotherton, Educational Psychologist, explains how strong relationships between carers and psychologists have been nurtured.   Read More ...

Topic : Education, Residential care
Author :

Sep
13

Many paths to higher education are not straightforward. A care experienced student talks about overcoming such challenges.   Read More ...


Aug
16

Kenny Murray comments on the Children's Hearings Scotland 'Be A Force For Good' campaign.   Read More ...


Aug
02

Gordon Main continues the conversation on commitment, discussing the emotional investment of foster carers.   Read More ...


Jun
20

Kenny McGhee continues the conversation from Gordon Main’s recent blog Commitment, like love, is not enough.   Read More ...


Jun
04

Gordon Main talks about how commitment in the care system is not enough.   Read More ...


May
16

The difficult issue of self-harm in residential care, exploring the experiences of young people and the support workers need to help.   Read More ...


Apr
26

The importance for children in residential care to develop the ability to navigate friendships with each other.   Read More ...


Mar
26

Change is coming in the inspection of how well corporate parents are meeting their responsibilities in improving the lives of care experienced children and young people.   Read More ...


Apr
24

Research into how music could and should help shape the experiences of children and young people in residential care settings.   Read More ...


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