Thanksgiving

‘Tis Thanksgiving morn 5 AM, and a peaceful time to recollect the NPM&A travels and ‘doings’ this Fall. School Connections in Newport Beach involved at least 30 therapeutic programs for 1/2 hour ‘speed dating’ or...

Southern Trip- Georgia/Florida June 2011

Disbelief followed us from dry, scorching Tucson to wet, hot Georgia and Florida: how could we go from one cauldron to another? Our invitation from Eckerd Youth Alternatives, La Amistad and Pasadena Villa was the purposeful reason: presentation of ‘Communications with...

April -NorthWestern Massachusetts tour

Although Spring had not yet sprung, the tour was exceptional! Lodging at the Red Lion Inn was indeed a treat, and we have to thank the programs and schools we visited for their hospitable and gracious gift. Two other consultants joined us and visited Berkshire Hills...

Missouri Winter 2011

Awaiting-Clarksville, MO 2011-Nancy P. Masland Awaken, Canada geese flock, honk overhead Fly South, escaping chill and coming snow- Storm brewing, eagles hunker down by cliffs One, hoping for last fish, lands on ice floe. In stillness, no mammal moves, enveloped By...

Costa Rica Trip-visit programs

Pura vida! Cool! unfortunately, Introspections ,young adult program just closed before we arrived, but New Summit Academy for 15-17 yr. olds and Northwoods are alive and thriving!! The boys from New Summit are bright students who enjoy home stay families on Sunday in...

NPM&A Doings-Summer 2010

Visits, tours and conferences in UT,AZ and Nebraska have been highlights; monthly Sierra Tucson networking breakfasts, on various clinical subjects; Mt. Springs Academy, Fieldstone Academy, Oxbow Academy, Discovery Academy and Ranch, Maple Lake Academy, New Haven , as...