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The Problem with Banking Compassion

The Problem with Banking Compassion

Banking compassion Since 2016 I have worked at Releasing Potential, an organisation dedicated to supporting children and young people who have been excluded from mainstream education. My role is to manage the parts of the organisation that support our independent...

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Our Values in a time of Crisis

Our Values in a time of Crisis

The lockdown has impacted the students and the staff whose job it is to support them, in ways that have pushed us, as an Institute team, to think about the core values that underpin Releasing Potential during the current crisis. This thinking has been both fruitful...

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The Institute’s COVID-19 story so far

The Institute’s COVID-19 story so far

The beginning of the Institute’s COVID-19 journey On Wednesday 11th March the Releasing Potential Institute team was in our newly refurbished training room delivering the final day of a locality-wide training project to Chichester primary and secondary schools. The...

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Importance of prioritising our mental wellbeing

Importance of prioritising our mental wellbeing

In times like these, when the world is overwhelmed by uncertainty, we all need to find ways to cope with the heavy and stressful situation we face. When each person is so focussed on maintaining and protecting their physical health, it can often happen that we find...

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COVID 19 UPDATE & COURSE OFFERS

COVID 19 UPDATE & COURSE OFFERS

In response to the government’s advice on increased social distancing, we have taken the difficult decision to cancel all taught training courses advertised for March, April and May. We will hope to return to normal offering our Level 3, 4 & 5 courses this summer,...

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What’s Quality World View got to do with it?

What’s Quality World View got to do with it?

What's love got to do with it? Well, everything, according to some of the theorists, like Robert Dilts and W Glasser, that we looked at in our first two modules of Manging Challenging Behaviour at Releasing Potential’s Institute. Without the basics of a loving...

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My Serious Endeavour to Have More Fun

My Serious Endeavour to Have More Fun

Glasser's Choice Theory is a psychological model that considers why people behave in the ways they do. It can often be difficult to understand why young people display challenging behaviour. However, it can become clear when applying their actions to the model. For...

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Managing Your State

Managing Your State

As professionals, we know that being a responsible adult or ‘managing your state’ is top priority. What do we mean by ‘managing your state’? We use the word ‘state’ to refer to your mood, current emotion, body language, energy levels and mind set at any given time. As...

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#RPCONF19 Focus: Mike King and Lara Penfold

  Mike King Founder of Releasing Potential Mike King is CEO of Releasing Potential and Executive Headteacher at Releasing Potential School; Mike has worked in the third sector for eighteen years after a career as a secondary school teacher, and has set up a range of...

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#RPCONF19 Focus: ADHD WISE UK

#RPCONF19 Focus: ADHD WISE UK

Jannine Harris Founder of ADHD Wise UK   Jannine Harris is the founder of ADHD Wise UK, a UK based charity devoted to helping parents and professionals to support children and young people with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder. Jannine offers resources and...

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