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Seen 'n Heard - Oct, 1993 Issue (page 3).

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West Shield Investigations Adds Agents
West Shield Investigations, California 800-899-8585, announced adding three new agents to their team for transporting young people. They include Linda McKinney with an extensive background in Crisis Counseling, Drug & Alcohol Rehab, and Mental Health Treatment: Christine Britten with extensive training in Adolescent Care Units and 2 years of experience in investigations: and Reggie Doss, an L.A. RAMS All Pro Defensive Line Man with a degree in Counseling and involved with tours to different High Schools to discuss Drug & Alcohol issues, Gang Violence, and Motivation Intervention.

Educational Consultant Establishes Her Practice
Frances Turner, Potomac, Maryland, 301-299-2012, has established her practice as an educational consultant. She has 20 years experience as classroom teacher, reading specialist, Dean of Students, Admissions Director and Assistant Headmistress in public and private schools in New York and Maryland. Her motivation to establishing her educational practice was seeing the needs not being met of underachieving and low self-confidence young people.

Echo Springs Hires Admissions Director
Rhea Verbanic has been hired to handle Admissions for Echo Springs Transition Center for young people ages 18 and older. Echo Springs is outside Sandpoint, Idaho. Rhea comes to Echo Springs from Spokane, Washington where she was the District Director for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Rhea grew up in Pennsylvania.

Provo Canyon School Adds New Building
Provo Canyon School, Provo, Utah is adding a new building in the front courtyard right next to the glass enclosed swimming pool one sees upon entering the school.

Discovery Academy Receives Comments On Their Campus
Discovery Academy, Provo, Utah has been receiving lots of comments about the warmth and beauty of their new campus of stone and brick and "Ivy Tower." A frequent comment to visitors by students of what they liked best is "the academics," which is individualized and performance based.

Straight Arrow Camps Opened Their Doors
Shirley and Bruce Morelli of Straight Arrow Camps in Cusick, Washington have just opened their doors and have had a number of consultant visitors this summer to see them, their program, and their herd of buffalo. They emphasize a nurturing environment for the student who needs a change. The Morellis don't take highly resistant children. (Remember, you heard of them first in Woodbury Reports, Issue #22, June, 1993.)

Crisis Intervention Training For All Agents
West Shield Adolescent Services are requiring all their transport agents to go through CPI's 12 hour Crisis Intervention training.

Copyright 1992, Woodbury Reports, Inc. (This article may be reproduced without prior approval if the copyright notice and proper publication and author attribution accompanies the copy.)

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