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YES, YOU CAN!

YES, YOU CAN!

From the moment it made its entrance on the world book scene more than thirty years ago, You Can Heal Your Life has been a powerful force for self-awareness, inner healing, and transformation. Testimonials from millions of people across the decades give evidence of...

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A COURSE IN MIRACLES

A COURSE IN MIRACLES

In the early 1970s, two professors of Medical Psychology at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City became models of “Serious Seekers” for inner peace. When anger and aggression so completely permeated their - on the outside -...

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A  SPOONFUL OF HOPE

A SPOONFUL OF HOPE

Many years ago, in a report on correctional education in Illinois prepared by the Illinois Criminal Justice Authority, an astounding statement was made that still holds true today: "The challenge for... practitioners, and for the educational system as a whole, is to...

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THE BEST OF STATS

THE BEST OF STATS

June 17, 2019, brings us the 30th edition of the Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT® Data Book - one of the most reliable sources of data about the well-being of children. The Data Book tracks 16 areas of child-well being across four domains - health, education,...

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ON RAMP TO THE FREADOM® ROAD?

ON RAMP TO THE FREADOM® ROAD?

Release from jail or prison could mark the beginning of breaking the cycle of incarceration - and for those with children - it could mark the beginning of breaking the intergenerational one. Unfortunately, without assistance, two-thirds of those released return to...

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HIGH FIVE

HIGH FIVE

Release from jail or prison could mark the beginning of breaking the cycle of incarceration - and for those with children - it could mark the beginning of breaking the intergenerational one. Unfortunately, without assistance, two-thirds of those released return to...

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YOU SHALL NOT BE AFRAID FOR THE TERROR BY NIGHT

YOU SHALL NOT BE AFRAID FOR THE TERROR BY NIGHT

In Parental Incarceration and the Family, author Joyce A. Arditti stresses the critical role parent relationships play in the social and educational outcomes for children of incarcerated parents. For over 2% of U.S. Children under the age of 18 - more than 1,700,000...

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BATTLE AGAINST THE BOTTLE

BATTLE AGAINST THE BOTTLE

These are words from Psalm 91. Why are we making this Psalm available to download? The mother of a recently incarcerated young man once asked us to send it to her son. Turmoil was brewing on his jail living unit. He was afraid. He had heard other detainees discussing...

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FOUNDATION OF FOUNDATION

FOUNDATION OF FOUNDATION

The "Big Book" is the foundational reference of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and 12-Step Programs.The first half of the book tells how AA came to be and how it works. The last half relates stories of those who, thanks to their relentless participation in AA, are winning...

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PRAISE AND READ

PRAISE AND READ

We join the Brazelton Touchpoints Center at Boston Children's Hospital in honoring its founder T. Berry Brazelton, M.D. who would have celebrated his 101st birthday May 10, 2019.The life's work of Dr. Brazelton "one of the world's best-known pediatricians and child...

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EASY AS ZERO To THREE

EASY AS ZERO To THREE

When told of the mission of The Freadom® Road Foundation to break the cycle of intergenerational incarceration, the immediate response of a former President of the American Library Association was "read Monster". Monster, also in graphic novel format, is a triple...

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