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AGENCY SPOTLIGHT: Christian Family Care of Pheonix, Arizona

This month we are recognizing Christian Family Care (CFC), as one of the newest members of the 3-5-7 Model© family.  Christian Family Care hosted Darla for their initial training in the fall of 2015.  Coaching sessions began in November, and the CFC team recently hosted Stephanie for day three of training, where they learned about integrating the 3-5-7 Model© Readiness Continuum and 3-5-7 Model© Skills…

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What Does 3-5-7 Model® Implementation Look Like?

he 3-5-7 Model™ is more than just a process, and organizational preparation to “shift” the culture of the agency is critical to integrating the practice into a day-to-day routine and to assure sustainability. Typically, organizations interested in implementing the 3-5-7 Model™ are engaged in an Initial Inquiry Process, and guided through a customized implementation plan that is designed to meet organizational needs while assuring the…

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Clarification: What it is and what it is NOT!

Essentially, clarification happens when a youth examines the events of her past, experiences the feelings related to those events, and attaches meaning to those events.  Clarification is achieved for the present moment in time and from the youth’s perspective.  Clarification is a lengthy process.  For children and youth, progress depends on where the youth is developmentally and cognitively, as well as their readiness to accept…

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Some things you just can’t leap over…

Happy Leap Year! As you know, a leap year is a year containing one additional day added to keep the calendar year synchronized with the seasonal year.  The name “leap year” comes from the fact that while a fixed date in the Gregorian calendar normally advances one day of the week from one year to the next, the day of the week in the 12 months following the leap day…

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