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    LIFELINES   “LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears monthly, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine“   Parenting is a difficult job and it is a job […]

A Word to All Parents: Words Matter to Your Children


Press Release (NATCOM) – St. Kitts, A project launched by the Ripple Institute in Collaboration with the National Commission for UNESCO seeks to empower men who have embraced their responsibilities as fathers. According to Secretary General of the National Commission for UNESCO Mr. Antonio Maynard, the stereotypical view of deadbeat […]

New UNESCO/Ripple Project Highlights Changing Attitudes Of Single Fathers




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 Kathryn Kvols It is important that we […]

Ten Keys to Successful Parenting


We commence a series of articles dealing with issues that affect our mental health. The following article is presented by a member of the St. Kitts Mental Health Association. Gangs, long prevalent in many developed countries, are fast becoming a frightening feature of Caribbean life.  St. Kitts-Nevis, like several other […]

Gangs and Guns: Who’s at Risk?