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The development and maintenance of a strong, trusting relationship between the individual young person and an individual practitioner is the most fundamental component of therapeutic practice. Effective youth AOD services value and encourage a strong emphasis on this relationship in order to promote engagement and retention in services, and because there is evidence that a high quality working relationship is therapeutic in itself.

In the meantime, check out "Suspicious Minds" - the article below describing the relationship-based "Limit-setter / Enabler model" (Bruun, 1998), or download it as a podcast using the button above.