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Family Spirals is being launched as a capacity-building nonprofit and eventual global think tank addressing family identity, cohesion, trauma and joy. Our mission is to help individuals, families, and communities understand and address their family dynamics, and to share information that supports members of families and households in being safe and sound and in leading good lives. We fulfill our mission through the development of culturally-competent programs and services: public education, online resources, research, program development, and capacity-building support to providers and communities.
Family Spirals(r) addresses family dynamics holistically. In order to do so, we will initially focus on family relationships and problems that other nonprofits and researchers tend to overlook. We've developed four programmatic centers to address these problems - focusing on siblings, in-laws, dynamics with pets, and the impact of technology on family.Our initial work focuses on sibling relationships and conflicts among adults. We will be the first nonprofit to comprehensively address and explore sibling relationships. We will pilot closed, facilitated discussion groups for adults: