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In each of our reports and toolkits, we take an in-depth look at an important youth and family services topic.


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Thinking Creatively in Family and Youth Work

From arts therapy to innovative staff practices, there’s plenty of room for imaginative, self-expressive activities in the family and youth work field.

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Mental Health: The First Step to Well Being

In this issue of NCFY Reports, we look at three challenges facing young people and their care providers, all related to mental health.

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Beyond Addiction: Understanding and Treating Substance Abuse in Young People

NCFY takes an in-depth look at substance abuse and the teen brain, evidence-based interventions for teen substance abuse, and how to support staff who are in recovery.

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Helping, Contributing, Learning: Youth Engagement as a Path to Well-being

NCFY investigates youth engagement strategies that challenge young people to take charge of their lives.


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