Conversations with KidsPeace

Conversations with KidsPeace


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Dungeons and Dragons and Therapy
June 01, 2021

The Spring/Summer 2021 edition of Healing Magazine has been published at healingmagazine.org. The magazine’s “Spotlight” section looks at how games can be beneficial in a therapeutic sense, and its lead article highlights KidsPeace’s leadership in using t

Families First legislation | Episode #41
May 19, 2021

It’s described as the most significant reform in federal child welfare policy in decades. How will the Families First Prevention Services Act change programs like foster care and residential treatment across America? KidsPeace’s Ken Olson joins the Conver

Has foster care been changed forever by the COVID-19 pandemic? | Episode #40
May 04, 2021

May is National Foster Care Month and, after a year of pandemic, how has foster care changed? On the latest Conversations with KidsPeace podcast, we talk with two KidsPeace foster care experts on what adjustments were made to deal with the impact of COVID

Imposter Syndrome | Episode #39
April 21, 2021

Amid the issues surrounding the impact of COVID-19 on our lives, some people appear to be handling all of it exceptionally well – demonstrating a high level of quality and leadership in their chosen field.  They may be considered experts and leaders

Telehealth: Therapy’s Next Frontier? | Episode #38
March 18, 2021

Healthcare organizations have had to adopt new approaches to serving their clients amid the COVID-19 pandemic. But will those new ways to deliver care continue to be an option after the crisis eases? In the case of outpatient mental health treatment, the

KidsPeace has launched a new consulting practice | CWK#37
February 17, 2021

KidsPeace has launched a new consulting practice – aiming to share its expertise and insights with other organizations. On the latest “Conversations” podcast, host Bob Martin talks with Spyglass Solutions principal consultants Patrick Slattery and Ben Ste

Dungeons & Dragons and Autism | CWK#33
October 07, 2020

It’s a role-playing game that’s been around for more than forty years, but Dungeons & Dragons is finding new popularity these days -- and at KidsPeace, it’s also found a new role in helping young people with autism. On the latest installment of Conver

Interview with Dr. Scott Reines | TeenCentral Donation | CWK#32
September 22, 2020

The heart of KidsPeace’s TeenCentral.com service lies in the stories shared by visitors, and the therapeutic support responses they receive. In the latest installment of our podcast series Conversations with KidsPeace, host Bob Martin talks with KidsPeace

Cards CONNECTING Humanity | CWK#31
July 02, 2020

Amid COVID-19 and other challenges that are dividing our society, the latest edition of Conversations with KidsPeace podcast tells an inspirational story of connection. Host Bob Martin talks with a recreational therapist about how kids in our residential

KidsPeace Virtual Hug | CWK#30
May 06, 2020

Just in time for Mother’s Day, KidsPeace is rolling out a unique initiative to help people connect across the divide of social distancing – The KidsPeace Virtual Hug. Vice President Ann McCauley joins host Bob Martin in a new special edition of “Conversat