LSCI training is based on the belief that every young person has a story.  Using LSCI’s specific strategies and 6-stage process, caring adults facilitate the process of a child telling his/her story in such a way that he feels genuinely accepted and understood.  This, in turn, paves a path for lasting changes in perceptions, thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.  Find out more here:

Then, check out this article from Edutopia, filled with great strategies to connect with young people and make them feel safe enough to tell their story.