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COMMITTEES

2020-08-29T00:07:24+02:00August 29th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

PREPSEC International has a number of committees which all confer with the Executive Board. The committees consist of volunteers who are doing some very valuable work, often under difficult conditions as most meetings are happening on-line. None the less PREPSEC International must rely on the work of these committees to look at issues concerning program development, quality assurance, research [...]

Learn to minu-tate

2020-08-29T21:27:01+02:00August 28th, 2020|Categories: Bez kategorii, Uncategorized|

What is mindfulness? Mindfulness is the basic human ability to be fully present, aware of where we are and what we’re doing, and not overly reactive or overwhelmed by what’s going on around us. While mindfulness is something we all naturally possess, it’s more readily available to us when we practice on a daily basis. Whenever [...]

#PREPSECsupportForYou – Anger regulation!

2020-04-27T15:37:43+02:00April 27th, 2020|Categories: Bez kategorii|

We would like to help you out with some anger regulation tips. If you feel that anger is slowly becoming visible and overwhelming, use some simple steps to track it, understand it, own it and use it to respond in a calm, prosocial way. Think before you act, listen to what your body says, and train [...]

Useful tool for the time of social distancing

2020-04-11T20:54:03+02:00April 11th, 2020|Categories: Bez kategorii|

Calling all ART/PREPARE Curriculum trainers and practitioners! Here is a tool that you all can find helpful when supporting families in this time of social distancing. Print it, save it on your devices, use it when the opportunity arises: in your home and theirs! Let us know what you think by contacting us by email and [...]

2020-04-06T14:26:07+02:00April 6th, 2020|Categories: Bez kategorii|

We know that the pandemia is a huge challenge for all of us. To better cope by using social and emotional competencies, to feel better and stronger, please give yourself a mindful moment to see in which zone you place yourself. And seek help if you struggle with negative thoughts, anxiety or depression.  

Social pedagogy in different forms in the light of Luhmanns systems theory. An empirical inquiry into what happens in situations where an evidence manual is not followed.

2019-12-28T23:24:49+01:00December 28th, 2019|Categories: Education|

This thesis addresses social pedagogical practice around an evidence based manual where social pedagogues choose to act differently to following the detailed directions in the manual. This is an interesting new research field since the social pedagogues intend to follow the structures that again claim to replace aggressive behaviour with young people if the program compliance [...]

Upcoming PREPSEC BOARD election

2019-11-06T23:14:41+01:00November 6th, 2019|Categories: Conferences|

Following the rules in our statutes, 4 positions are up for re/election, overseen by the Election Committee (Bengt Daleflod and Kim Parker). Nominated candidates must agree to run for election and if they agree, post: a short biography (your work experience and a bit about yourself) a statement of what you would like to accomplish on [...]

The International Federation of Social Workers’ European Conference 2019

2019-09-27T13:46:49+02:00September 27th, 2019|Categories: Conferences|

The International Federation of Social Workers' European Conference 2019 was held in Vienna in early September. While there, 45 participants attended a presentation of the PREPARE Curriculum. Although A.R.T. was highlighted, other programs in PREPARE also raised interest and questions.Questions centered around the issues of training, the need to create a reasonable level of motivation among [...]

Family TIES training in Finland!

2019-05-15T13:03:53+02:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Education|

The end of a great week of Family TIES training in Finland.  It ended with the Finnish ART Society's annual conference, where the Finnish "Deputy for Youth Protection" spoke of the benefits of ART and the need for Family TIES, followed by 2 Finnish OTs who are doing Family TIES in child psychiatry, a presentation by [...]

Strengthening Youth in Residential Areas

2019-11-06T23:56:25+01:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Development of social skills in 3 schools in the Municipality of Høje-Taastrup, Denmark Executive Summary In this development project teachers and (youth)club workers from 3 schools and their after- school hours youth clubs, in the Municipality of Høje-Taastrup, were trained in Aggression Replacement Training / A.R.T. which is a well-known method/model to sustain the development [...]

Here we are going to say something about PREPSEC…

Here we are going to say something about PREPSEC…