Honouring Life Network: Aboriginal youth suicide prevention website.
This website has a number of useful and informative resources. There a videos about supporting those affected by suicide or struggling with suicidal thoughts as well as youth talking about how to prevent suicide and honour life. There are numerous ideas for Aboriginal youth and those working with Aboriginal youth. Continue reading Link: Aboriginal Youth Support
“What Do I Do when Teenagers Deal With Death?” by Dr. Steven Gerali
This book is very academic. It reads like a text book, but if you are looking for a useful (although dry) look at youth work and death, it’s worth having on your shelf. For a small book it was a surprisingly thick read. The material is… Continue reading Book Review: “What Do I Do when Teenagers Deal with Death?”
“The Anorexia Diaries” by Linda & Tara Rio
This book was written by a mother and daughter together. They show incredible vulnerability by sharing both of their diaries, side by side, from a very difficult time of both their lives. I am thankful for their courage because… Continue reading “The Anorexia Dairies”
“Boys Adrift” by Leonard Sax, MD., Ph. D
Boys will be boys but sometimes it seems forever. Twenty five year old men living in their parents house rent free with little interest in work, women or challenge. Sound familiar?… Continue reading “Boys Adrift” by Leonard Sax, MD., Ph. D