Practitioner of the Month

There is a great deal of brilliant work being done with young people and we want to promote the very best there is. If you would like your profile on this page, please contact us telling us why and send links to your work.

This month, we are proud to introduce Michael Crowley, poet, author and writer in residence at a young offender’s institution who has produced some fantastic work with young people.

Michael’s latest books are Behind the Lines – Creative Writing with Offenders and People at Risk and his debut poetry collection, Close to Home.

Take a look at Michaels’ website for full details of his work. www.michaelcrowley.co.uk.

Download Michael Crowley’s free resource, Creative Writing with Young People in the Justice System.

Behind the Lines – Creative Writing with Offenders and People at Risk

A key resource for:

  • Writers in residence
  • Offending behaviour group workers
  • Youth workers
  • Youth offending teams
  • Community workers
  • Pyschotherapists, therapists and counsellors
  • Special needs workers and teachers
  • Anyone tackling literacy levels of risk groups

… And people training or studying in these related fields

Close to Home

Michael’s debut poetry collection