Tip of the Week – Maintain a Postive Attitude

In February 2008 SCVRJP was recognized by the American Probation and Parole Association.  The APPA is a organization of 30,000 US & Canadian Correctional Officers.  We were given the award at Winter…

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A mighty fine Circle – the Park Potluck

Here's the cast of characters: College student, doing his internship Law enforcement officer Alternative School Teacher Community Member, plants park flowers High School Exchange Student Elected City Official & SCVRJP…

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Social Skills Built in Circle – the opposite of negative bonding!

I learned a new term today "negative bonding".  It was explained to me as connecting over gossip, toxic topics, it was an "ah ha" moment.  When I googled "Negative Bonding"…

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Circles create lasting connections

I was waiting to pick my daughter up from work, one of her coworker emerged from the back.  He's a young man that participated in a Circle with me 2…

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