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Continuing the theme of Graham's first blog post on language and labelling, giving examples of when this is unhelpful.
Introducing issue 12 of REACH, which explores stigma, language, perception and the representation of care and care experience.
Chris Small from Children in Scotland explains how and why tackling stigma on poverty led to a new campaign for action to improve children's lives
Dr Louise Hill considers the implications of the Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill and how similar measures have impacted on support…
This blog post explores the findings of a recent briefing from CELCIS about going to university from care.
Laura Conachan explains how the Children's Hearing System can be improved by seeing the bigger picture.
Evidence suggests that DDP (attachment-focused family therapy) is effective in helping recovery from developmental trauma. Here's how.
Mark Brotherton, Educational Psychologist, explains how strong relationships between carers and psychologists have been nurtured.
Jo Derrick at Foster Care Associates explans how additional support for foster carers at the early stages of placement helps to improve outcomes.