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LIFELINES “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Michele de la Coudray-Blake Assertiveness, which describes […]

Promoting Assertiveness in Children


THE SECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE FOR THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF COMMEMORATION IN MEMORY OF THE VICTIMS OF THE HOLOCAUST 27 January 2012 One and a half million Jewish children perished in the Holocaust – victims of persecution by the Nazis and their supporters. Tens of thousands of other children were also murdered. […]

INTERNATIONAL DAY IN MEMORY OF THE VICTIMS OF THE HOLOCAUST


“LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Rev. Arlene Bruce-Williams LIFELINES Often, the word hope […]

HOPE- FOR A BETTER DAY




The federation is now one step closer to the opening of the New Horizons Rehabilitation Centre as a team of consultants from UWI Consultancy Inc have signed a contract with the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis to conduct consultancy services for the Establishment of An Institutional Framework for the […]

UWI Consulting Firm Signs Contract Under Child Development Project.




By Patricia Watson Lorna Golding, wife of Prime Minister Bruce Golding was among thirty First Ladies from Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean who gathered at a special event in New York to mobilize support around achieving the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS’ (UNAIDS) vision of Zero new […]

Lorna Golding Addresses UN on The Elimination of New HIV ...





NEW YORK, The global community can save millions of lives by investing first in the most disadvantaged children and communities, according to a new UNICEF study released today. Such an approach would also address the widening disparities that are accompanying progress toward the MDGs.

NEW UNICEF STUDY SHOWS MDGs FOR CHILDREN CAN BE REACHED ...


“The tail don’t wag the dog!” By Orita Bailey In this issue we start a regular blog looking at our society and what lessons can be learned from traditional values and community involvement from the past and what impact they could have on today’s society.  Please engage with us in […]

MY GRANNY USED TO SAY:


“LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Debra Matthew Understanding attachment is a necessary step […]

Child Development – The Importance of Attachment