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The Butterfly

There is a story about a butterfly struggling to emerge from it’s chrysalis.  Someone saw the struggle and felt sorry for it.  Wanting to help, they cut the chrysalis open.   848 more words


The Green Bible

In 1969 a suburban Chicago businessman named Kenneth Taylor devoted his daily train commute to paraphrasing the Bible into modern accessible text. It was called the Living Bible and my copy was green. 285 more words

Setting our kids up for success - how to support teens who are finishing high school (ABC Life)

Love this great piece on supporting our kids during the end of high school as they battle expectations and the looming next stage of life ( 60 more words

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Four years after deaths, Barrett Centre replacement is ready to build

The Sydney Morning Herald Tony Moore 18 October 2018

A new mental health facility to replace Wacol’s ill-fated Barrett Adolescent Centre is finally being built at Brisbane’s Prince Charles Hospital. 461 more words

Forensic Pathology

Tips for parenting teenagers...

Teenagers can be a challenge, and for parents it can feel like being back at square one again with hormones, friendships, attitude, pushing boundaries, working out who they are, who they want to be, social media and striving for independence but needing reassurance at the same time. 1,166 more words


Toddler Development

This is a time of huge change and development – your child is becoming an adult and is changing physically, emotionally and socially. relationships and friendships change and develop and they can be influenced more by their peers, their teachers, by social media and by youtubers than by their parents. 504 more words