TRM-related books…

TRM-related books…

I’ve been training a lot on the Trauma Recovery Model recently and frequently get asked for further reading and pointers to good books… So I thought I’d put together a quick guide to some of the main ones so that folks can easily get through to them...

For the love of statistics!

In my view, agency (& government) obsession with data-gathering has gone too far. The method is wrong, the emphasis is wrong, the outcomes are wrong. So what’s to be done? How numbers are replacing people… I’m a believer that stats can help....

Young offenders as victims…

About 3 hours in to my first day in a youth justice team, one thing became clear. Most of these kids are victims too! So how do we address the victim needs of young people who offend? I was interviewed recently  as part of a new study. The research set out to scope...

5 quick web-based resources for HSB work…

If this year is anything like the last one, it’ll be very busy. So how do we stay ahead of the knowledge curve so that our practice doesn’t suffer? 5 quick ways to broaden your knowledge and stay up to date… Here are 5 things that I do to keep in...